Children represents our futur and ederly people our memory.
Both have something to do with chess.
Children learning and playing chess get higher school results and ederly people who exercise their grey matter stay in better shape. Because chess is a mentally challenging activity they might even prevent Alzheimer's disease.
Chess is teached at school.
But what about nursing homes ?
There is no answer to this question.
However something can be done.
ChessSolidarity happen to find a way by visiting the residential setting Maisons de Famille who likes to make their guests feeling at home.
ChessSolidarity will spend some time to play chess with Mr. Maurice on a regular basis over a 8 months period.