There are nearly 5 million people in Canada over the age of 65. The boomer generation and seniors have become the largest population in the world. While much of our culture remains geared towards youth, the greatest counter-cultural movement could begin with your community, as you reach out and engage seniors with Alpha.
As people get older they engage with questions they have about faith and are looking for community. Alpha helps seniors by giving them the space to explore these questions together with others.
There is no separate video series for seniors; however, we recommend that you use the Alpha Film Series which includes subtitles. Here are some tips to help you run a great Alpha for seniors: click here.
At age 65, I am over the top with excitement since coming to Alpha. I have a new spark in my life; it's never too late!