Katrina Ong

93 Year Old Gentleman's Poem for his Late Wife

Blog Post created by Katrina Ong Support on Oct 14, 2014

This 93-Year-Old Man's Poem For His Late Wife

 

I don't typically share items from Buzzfeed, but this BBC short seemed to be a good one. Also, I thought you might value looking at a UK based nonprofit called Silver Line (http://www.thesilverline.org.uk/) referenced in the article. What resources if any in the US do you turn to in an effort to diminish elder loneliness? This is such  an incredible resource for companionship. I especially like that the resource allows folks to sign up for  a weekly friendship phone call. I'd love to hear if you know of anything similar in the US like maybe a reputable PenPal program for connecting with seniors.

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