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About the Intergenerational National Network

The Intergenerational National Network (INN) brings together people across Scotland, and further afield, who have an interest in intergenerational and multigenerational working and practices.

INN works to complement other people and organisations’ work to support intergenerational working and share what we are all learning.

Next Meeting

Network Meet-up hosted by Glasgow Science Centre

22nd February 2021, 10.30am-12 noon. The meet-up will take place on Zoom.

Glasgow Science Centre is hosting the next meeting of the Intergenerational National Network. The focus will be on climate change in the context of COP26 coming to Glasgow.

For more information or to book a place, please contact Pat Scrutton at patscrutton247@gmail.com.

Intergenerational National Network Meet-up. Glasgow Science Centre is hosting the next meeting of the Intergenerational National Network. The focus will be on climate change in the context of COP26 coming to Glasgow. For more information or to book a place, please contact Pat Scrutton at patscrutton247@gmail.com. 22nd February 10.30 am - 12.00 noon.

How to Get Involved

Become a member

Membership of the Intergenerational National Network is free. Members come from the community, voluntary, arts, academic, private and statutory sectors; individual members are also welcome.

Join or host a meeting

We usually meet between three and five times a year. We have no funding, so meetings are hosted by member organisations, who offer venues and tea and coffee. The programme is then agreed with the partners for that session and usually includes

  • Presentations – local interesting practice, or insights from elsewhere, or both
  • An information sharing element, which is an opportunity for everyone present to share information, challenges, thoughts and ideas, and future plans
  • A chance to network over coffee or lunch.

For more information, or to join INN, please contact Pat Scrutton, Co-ordinator, at patscrutton247@gmail.com or on 07557766779.

How the Network began

The INN came into being following a meeting at the University of Strathclyde in March 2007. Around the same time, ‘All Our Futures in Scotland’ was published, which included a commitment to establish a Scottish Centre for Intergenerational Practice. INN worked with other organisations on the development of the Scottish Centre for Intergenerational Practice, subsequently renamed Generations Working Together.

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