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“They’re either too old and don’t ever want to do anything, or, if they’re my age, they’re looking for someone younger.” While we as a society often obsess over the physical needs of the elderly, we rarely talk about the emotional desires for friendship, intimacy, even love and sex that don’t evaporate upon receipt of an AARP membership card.“You’ll hear a family say, ‘But we fill grandma’s time,’” said Kelley Kelch, who leads the Older Adult Ministry at Oak Hills Presbyterian Church. But no one wants to talk about the other needs grandma might have.” In addition to her church position, Kelch has hosted two senior speed dating events designed to help folks ages 65 to 85 meet one another for companionship.Connections to friends in the outside world could make the difference between the incentive to stay out and giving up in futility and going back to prison where they know they'll at least have their food and shelter taken care of.You can make a difference in someone's life, and possibly change their future, with your letters of encouragement.He’d also watched his mom struggle with losing the love of her life when his dad died.During Kelch’s most recent event, nine women and eight men (the ninth man canceled at the last minute - doctor’s appointment) met in a clubby dining room at Bob’s Steak & Chop House at The Rim. The nine reserved for women were snapped up almost immediately, and she had to nudge only a few of the men to sign up. I want to love and be loved,” the 80-year-old said while sitting at the restaurant bar waiting for the festivities to begin.To help right this imbalance, some seniors are borrowing a strategy from younger generations and trying speed dating in hopes of again feeling that spark of attraction.
It’s only recently, however, that seniors have gotten into the game, in part because of the release of the documentary “The Age of Love,” directed by filmmaker Steven Loring.makes no guarantees as to the claims of the women listed here.If you find any of the women listed on this site has made fraudulent claims, report them to the prison administration where they reside and email Photos on this site may or may not be actual pictures of the women who are listed.“Apparently, word got around that senior speed dating can be fun,” she said. Dating is more difficult for seniors for a number of reasons, according to Joan Price, advocate for what she calls “ageless sexuality” and author of “The Ultimate Guide to Sex After 50.” “Most young single people are surrounded by other young, single people, so they’ve got plenty of possibilities, plenty of people to choose from,” she said.
Jay Mummau attended for much the same reasons as most of the other participants. “When you’re older, however, you don’t meet new people as regularly or as easily.
At its most basic, the film’s message is that hope springs eternal.