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The Program Where Older Volunteers Become School ‘Aunts’ and ‘Uncles’

One morning a week, we are 12 older adults assisting in one of the youngest classes at our local school in Denmark. We call ourselves School Aunts and School Uncles. With 25 curious and lively children per class, a lone teacher cannot give each pupil the attention that every boy or girl really needs to…

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