About Us

Our Mission

To bring together intergenerational stakeholders to advance mutually beneficial, evidence-based intergenerational activities to generate inclusive, age-friendly communities for children, teenagers, older adults, families and carers, the workforce, volunteers and the wider community.

Our Vision

To be the peak body for sustainable intergenerational practice in Australia that creates benefits for young and older people, and the wider Australian community. 

Our Values

Mutually Beneficial

Respectful Relationship​

Evidence Based

Innovative Development

Integrity and Accountability

Passion and Commitment

Our Objectives

The objectives and principal activities of the Institute is to be a peak body in Australia to improve the health and wellbeing of younger and older persons through intergenerational practice by:

  1. Promoting, advancing and advocating for intergenerational practices in Australia

  2. Promote and share best practice in intergenerational programs with appropriate business, professional and government organisations in Australia and elsewhere

  3. Develop and support current and new intergenerational initiatives including continued research in intergenerational practices

  4. Develop professional development tools and training on intergenerational practice

  5. Develop and support evidence-based intergenerational programs

  6. Provide a central hub, a Collaboratory for information, resources and links to research about intergenerational practices

  7. Provide workforce training, accreditation and credentialling capabilities for intergenerational practices

Our prospectus

View our prospectus for more details about AIIP by clicking on the button to download a PDF or browse the online flipbook below.  

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