Food Science and Human Nutrition, Human Development and Family Studies, Kinesiology
Journal or Book Title
Journal of Extension
Rural-residing older adults are not participating in regular physical activity. Extension is in an excellent position to fill this programming void through transdisciplinary programming such as the Living (well through) Intergenerational Fitness and Exercise (LIFE) program. Qualitative evaluation was conducted to assess the LIFE program's utility as an Extension-delivered program. Nearly all LIFE program managers were satisfied with the program and were likely to recommend it to others. Best liked program features and attributes were the ready-to-use curriculum, corresponding training, and intergenerational and rural focuses. These results suggest that the LIFE program is viewed as appropriate for delivery by Extension.
Sowle, Ashleigh J.; Francis, Sarah L.; Margrett, Jennifer A.; and Franke, Warren D., "Utility of the Living (Well Through) Intergenerational Fitness and Exercise Program as a County-Delivered Extension Program" (2016). Food Science and Human Nutrition Publications. 158.