PBHA's Elderly 1-2-1 program provides companionship to aging residents of Cambridge by creating one-on-one relationships between students and senior citizens.

Application Information:

To learn more about getting involved in Elderly 1-2-1, email elderly121@pbha.org.

Student Director Contact Information:


Staff Contact Information:

Kerry McGowan



PBHA’s Elderly 1-2-1 strives to provide one-on-one companionship to aging┬áresidents of Cambridge and to educate the community on the effects of aging by fostering relationships of reliability, continuity, and trust between students and senior citizens.

Each student-adult pair participating in Elderly 1-2-1 meets individually to foster friendship. Pairs meet at their own convenience and participate in mutually meaningful activities ranging from playing games and reading books to sharing stories and taking walks around Cambridge.




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