I’m almost 28 and I was determined that before I leave the age of 27, I had better start this blog. The fact is I’ve been dreaming for years to have a place to write down my thoughts on aging. In the past few years I have developed a passion and a huge interest in aging that probably was seeded right at birth when I met my first elderly friends – my grandparents! Through watching them and through my years of interacting with older adults, I find that older individuals are perhaps the greatest gift to my life. I believe they are one of God’s greatest gifts to society and my hope is to remind society and our community of this great gift.
If your parent/grandparent was at a doctor’s appointment or in the hospital, would you know how to advocate them? Would you know how to help