Where Life Begins
for Seniors & Teens
Our most vulnerable family members!
Our Mission is to create a better tomorrow in the community today by promoting community
values, diversity, and individuality through our Hands & Heart.
All Hands and Heart, Inc., Morehouse Parish, LA intergenerational mentoring program that brings elderly and youth together to engage, inspire and motive each other – offering a new outlook and perspective on life.
Find the Help You Need
All Hands and Hearts provide youth with the support, relationships, experiences,
resources and opportunities needed to become successful and competent adults.
Seniors also experience the social connections and sense of purpose needed to bring back a sense of joy, while reducing the onset of life-threatening health conditions, and boosting life expectancy.
DID YOU KNOW?
Research on intergenerational mentoring has confirmed, that engaging the young and the elderly in social activities produce positive outcomes for both parties?
Senior Citizen (Mentor) Benefits
Seniors experience an increase in self-confidence and worth
Seniors have improvement in memory
Seniors gain better hand-eye coordination
Seniors improved social skills
Seniors have a reduction in stress
Seniors have a reduction in life-threatening health conditions
Seniors have an improved outlook on life
Youth (Mentee) Benefits
Youth learn and develop new interests
Mentors can help improve a young person’s self-esteem
Mentors help with homework and can improve their mentees’ academic skills
A young person with mentor is less likely to be involved in risky behavior
Young people learn how to relate well to all kinds of people and their communication skills are strengthened.
Young people have an improved outlook in life
Youth learn to appreciate education
With mentor support, youth set career goals and take steps to realize them