A scoping review protocol on social participation of indigenous elders, intergenerational solidarity and their influence on individual and community wellness

  title={A scoping review protocol on social participation of indigenous elders, intergenerational solidarity and their influence on individual and community wellness},
  author={Chantal Viscogliosi and Hugo Asselin and Suzy Basile and Yves Couturier and Marie Drolet and Dominique Gagnon and Jill Torrie and M{\'e}lanie Levasseur},
  journal={BMJ Open},
Introduction Indigenous elders have traditionally played an important role in maintaining social cohesion within their communities. Today, part of this role has been taken over by government social and healthcare services, but they are having limited success in addressing social challenges. Increasing elders’ social participation and intergenerational solidarity might foster community development and benefit young people, families, communities and the elders themselves. However, knowledge of… Expand
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