BY JAMES MELVILLE “We respect our elders. There is wisdom that comes from experience, and I am not going to stop learning from wise counsel.” ― Marcia Fudge One of the many collateral damages of the Covid crisis has been the profoundly negative impact of well-being and mental health on our elderly people. The elderly haven’t been asked what they want to do. … Continue reading What Do the Elderly Want?
VICAR My parish, like so many other parishes across the country, is full of elderly people. I suppose I should honest with myself and be classed as elderly also. As Britain greys, the number of elderly people increases and so does the number of lonely and vulnerable. I see them myself as I ride my bike across my own parish. They are the forgotten folk … Continue reading A Prayer For the Elderly