Last week I had the privilege, along with some members and friends of Meaningful Ageing, to hear our politicians talking about the importance of spirituality, especially as we age.
The context was a special briefing by Meaningful Ageing Australia for the Parliamentary Friends of Ageing and Aged Care in Canberra, hosted by co-chairs Hon Julie Collins MP Shadow Minister for Ageing and Sen Dean Smith. As much as it was a briefing, it was an invitation to consider this tender and vital part of each of us.
As is often the case when talking about spirituality – personal stories were exchanged as we engaged with representatives of all kinds of political persuasions. The event also included the launch of our newest resource, which is reported on further below…read the newsletter here