Old age, and particularly the 'fourth age' when we become dependent on others for our existence, is not a popular topic for thought or conversation. We put it to the back of our minds.
Similarly, those who are currently living this stage of their lives are put to the back of our minds. Their situation is one of 'out of sight, out of mind'.
None of this sits comfortably with the viewpoint of Christian and other faiths, that God has created us with purpose out of his love.
Facing up to the gap between faith and our response, this project is challenging you to answer the question - What is old age all about?
FOUR PERSPECTIVES from which to answer the question ...
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