Most older Australians have a desire to keep their vitality, remain socially well connected and to remain active within their own home and community.
How do we do this and how do we do this well? The answer to these questions will be different for each of us. However, won’t it be wonderful to have a conversation with others about what keeps you going and what keep you ‘alive’?
In the sharing of the stories and listening to others, we support each other to make sense of what is happening, and it helps us to prepare for our ageing future.
The importance of social connections makes a case that social connections are especially important for us to age well.
This topic inspires us to look at our social connections and the significance they have in our life as we age.