Toronto Intergenerational Partnerships (TIGP)

Bringing Generations and Communities Together Since 1986

The health and wellness of adults and older adults is enriched through fitness equipment training, nutritional demonstrations and the development of healthy lifestyles through presentations on health-related topics. 

In our Health and Wellness programs seniors experience -

  • improved knowledge of and access to health-related services, to improve the lifestyles of marginalized older adults
  • development of healthy lifestyles through fitness and nutritional related activities
  • development of healthy attitudes towards aging
  • educational enrichment and ongoing skills development
  • improved self-esteem, social and life skills
  • a strengthened sense of community and social responsibility
  • the promotion of culture, heritage and history
  • improved life satisfaction and enhanced self-esteem
  • feelings of continued usefulness and connectedness in the community
  • an opportunity to decrease social isolation through the development of meaningful relationships with younger generations, that extends beyond family and friends