Longer life spans and improvements in the health of older people suggest that people over the age of sixty-five can continue to live full and active lives. In what ways can society benefit from the contribution that older people can make?

There is no doubt that these days people are living longer than before because of the high quality health services offered by the governments for them,


, the question: Are over age people considered helpful in the society? Is being a controversial issue nowadays.In


essay I am going to examine


phenomenon from both viewpoints, while I tend to believe that old people can add a lot to our community because of their practical experiences.

On one side of the argument, there are people who argue that older people are not beneficial for the society and they cost it more than what they can give because of their low abilities and skills at




, they need more adequate treatment than young people at work, while specialists recommend them to work and contribute to the public regularly.

For example

, some company owners refuse to hire people above 65 years old because they will ask for higher salaries and benefits according to their experience.

On the other hand

, it is


possible to consider it with the opposing case.People over 65 years old can be considered as a fortune in the community because they can share their practical knowledge with young ones easily.


, they can be involved in the consultation positions in order to keep them relaxed and give them more chances to make corrections for others mistakes as they might faced similar situations before.

For instance

, in Kuwait retired people can support communities in various ways, like handling the area_s problems, supporting young people in their social and practical lives.


will give older people the feeling that they are needed in the population and their efforts are appreciated.

In conclusion,as we have see


Accept space

there is no easy answer to




, I guess old people are offering us free of charge experiences and advises and we have to value their opinions.

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