ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY PROGRAMME
What: A supportive service for universities using older citizens
living near the universities to welcome, befriend and mentor
overseas students at our universities.
Where: University pilot site, London or North West England.
Why: To use the knowledge and skills of older people to provide support for overseas students at our universities and create part time jobs and visible and valued volunteering opportunities for older people.
This service builds on work of German colleagues in Dortmund.