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My Elderly Space

A look at the remarkable lives of the elderly

 

Centenarians Love Santa Too

Elizabeth Clarke is approaching her 104th Christmas, but nevertheless, still enjoys the festive Christmas cheers and the joys that Santa brings.

So what does she want for Christmas this year? How about reaching 104? "It certainly would be a nice present," she says from her wheelchair. "As long as I can get around."

Read her story here.

 
 

Smiles that Span Generations

Many thanks to Julia Porter who alerted us to this heartwarming initiative -- Glamour Gals Foundation. Its mission is to foster intergenerational relationships between teen girls and elderly women living in senior homes through monthly facials and makeovers. This endeavour was even featured on Oprah! To start your own local chapter, go to their website for more information.

 
 

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