Month: June 2021

In Quebec, the Petits Freres thanks all their 2917 volunteers!

As part of Quebec Volunteer Week, which took place from April 18 to 24, the staff of Quebec’s Petits Freres Association made a series of calls to warmly thank each and every one of the 2917 volunteers who are part of the Petits Freres family. On a daily basis, volunteers brighten the lives of the […]

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Mother’s Day as an opportunity to raise awareness about social isolation

On the occasion of Mother’s Day, the Mexican association Amigos de los Mayores has launched a campaign to raise awareness about the social isolation of the elderly, especially elderly women. Mother’s Day in Mexico, which is celebrated on May 10, is becoming a national holiday. As a proof, at the national education level, Mother’s Day […]

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In Boston, Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly has brought their intergenerational program online!

When the world was rocked by the COVID-19 pandemic, our member organizations across Europe and North America did what they’ve been doing for decades – build community to relieve isolation and loneliness among the elderly. Staff and volunteers have always known the importance of this mission, and when the world stayed home we knew what […]

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