Definition
Intergenerational family caregiving refers to exchanges up and down family lines aimed at nurturing the needs of others. Caregiving is more than a task; it involves emotional and relationship work.

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Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-69892-2_21-1, hdl.handle.net/1765/122979
Citation
Dykstra, P.A. (2019). Intergenerational family caregiving in welfare policy context. In D. Gu & M. Dupre (Eds.), Encyclopedia of gerontology and population aging. Cham, CH, Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-69892-2_21-1