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    Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Wesley Mission Victoria and podcast through the Toorak Times.

    Listen To Older Voices presents the stories, views and opinions of our older citizens. It is predominantly in a life & times format, with interviewees reflecting upon their lives from earliest memories. An underlying principal of the program is to promote the concept of positive ageing, reinforcing the principle that older people have & continue to make a valuable contribution to both their local & wider community.


    Louise Jansen was born in 1932 in Holland and she is able to recall enough of her early life to share with us what life was like for a young girl living in Holland during WWII. Her story is full of amazing moments, such as not getting electricity in her home until the early 1950s and then only after a real battle.

    She took up work as what was called a mother's helper, and she finds herself in England, which for a girl whos English was very basic, was quite scary. By the time she returned to Holland her English was so good she gained employment at the English Embassy in Holland. Louise eventually marries and she shares why it was, that they had planned to migrate to Canada but came to be in Australia.


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    [This program is funded from the Commonwealth & State Governments Home and Community Care (HACC) Program]

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