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Music of the Heart

By Isabella Neal

Music has played a powerful role in history for many centuries. It has the ability to affect people and change the way we think and feel. Our imagination is brighter and minds are sharper because of it. Greek philosopher, Plato describes the gift of music as giving soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything. Read more »


Adopt a furry senior friend!

A big smile and a huge wag of a tail will be your treat for adopting a senior cat or dog.  Read more »


Generations United Resources

Resources for Bev Wilkinson’s roundtable and mixed tape presentations for the Generations Remixed Intergenerational Conference in Milwaukee WI June 13-16 2017.

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Making the dream happen!

Our founder Bev just applied to be a speaker for the Generations United Conference in the United States next year.

The Generations United Conference is an opportunity for people from all around the world to share their wisdom on programs that focus on connecting young people with seniors.

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The Unseen beauty of Fifteen Wives

by Nyakan Manynag Agoth

 Life in The Village

“I am the seventh wife out of my husband’s fifteen wives and I couldn’t be any prouder”- Adual Jang Arok Read more »


Stella Wilkie – 100 years and counting

By Kate Grant

Stella Wilkie was born on December 6, 1915 making her the grand age of 100, and only half way to 101.

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Boarding at Frensham

By Madison White

About two hours south of Sydney is Frensham, a Winifred West school for girls. Frensham is a boarding high school, with a sprawling campus in the New South Wales town of Mittagong. Regarded as one of the best girls schools in Australia, Frensham was founded by Winifred West, who was still a fixture on campus when Vanessa Toose was a student at the school in the late 60’s to early 70’s. Read more »


Life as a Soldier, Through the Eyes of a Wife

By Madison White

Ann and Alan White were married for 35 years before he passed away in September 2002. In that time they raised four sons while Alan had a long and successful career in the Army. Deployed multiple times to places like Malaysia and Vietnam. Alan’s career in the Army lasted decades, and Ann was by his side for the greater part of it.

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Tell me a story……

Once Upon a Time in a small town, a young girl called Elsa was listening to a story told by a senior called Dorothy. Read more »


The Man That Never Quit.

By Michael Walecki

There is a man that was destined to make great changes in people’s lives. This man is someone who has seen it all. He has seen the world evolve from the simplest of times, into the big busy impatient world that we all live in today. Read more »