Mrs B. had buried her husband many years before I met her, petite and slim she had a smile that deepened the life lines etched on her face. A member …Read full article on Belonging is a Choice
Come January our televisions are flooded with images of shiny gyms and membership offers. Full page adverts are taken out across newspapers and magazines for Weight Watchers and Slimming World. …Read full article on Is Our Diet Culture Damaging for Older People?
Written by Bob Rendall, Chairman Faith in Older People One of the great joys of my life has come as the consequence of working with key groups to set up …Read full article on The Shattered Diamond
Beautiful hearts I have always played music. It’s an important part of my life. Whether it’s doing a ceilidh for someone’s wedding at a boutique hotel, playing in church of …Read full article on Beautiful Hearts
How FiOP helped my family Around eleven years ago my father, in his nineties, was failing and no longer able to say the daily office. As an Episcopalian priest this …Read full article on How FiOP helped my family
Compassionate Communities – support with death, dying, loss and care For all of us, there will be times when the practical realities of ill health and death intrude on our …Read full article on Compassionate Communities
Written by Maureen O’Neill OBE, Director of Faith in Older People. Having just returned to work I am very conscious that I have spent valuable time with my children and …Read full article on Tackling Loneliness and Isolation