Create communities that promote interaction and cooperation between individuals of different ages and focus on the needs of all residents, especially children and older adults
Policies & Programs
Policies and programs that can improve health
filtered by "Family and Social Support", "Increase social connectedness", and "Community Members"
Support outdoor pursuits that emphasize inter- and intra-personal growth through overcoming obstacles (e.g., challenge courses, wilderness excursions, etc.)
Provide youth with leadership and empowerment opportunities, often through social activities such as advocacy groups, peer education, youth-led participatory research, and local government youth advisory councils and boards
Establish an ongoing relationship between an older youth or young adult and a younger child or adolescent, usually an elementary or middle school student; also called cross-age peer mentoring