Spiritual resources on aging for individuals, professionals & communities.

If we are lucky, we will all make the journey of aging. We can grow as we face growing older. Growing Older offers provisions—spiritual resources—for this journey, whether you are making it yourself, or you are accompanying others as a family or professional caregiver, or community. Growing Older, the private practice of Rabbi Dayle A. Friedman, MSW, MAJCS, BCC, offers presentations, training, consulting and spiritual guidance to foster meaning and wholeness.

Listen to Rabbi Dayle on WHYY’s Voices in the Family with Dr. Dan Gottlieb on Baby Boomers’ aging.

Watch Rabbi Dayle’s presentation on “Births Out of Brokenness: The Spiritual Journey of Later Life” at Phoebe Institute on Aging 2013 Conference.

Watch Rabbi Dayle’s talk with the late Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi


Read Rabbi Dayle's new article on Lifespan Judaism: Fostering an Ever-Evolving Soul, in Sh'ma.

Listen to Sim Shalom, a new melody by Rabbi Dayle in response to violence in Israel.

Hear Rabbi Dayle on a recent interview by Rabbi Richard Address. Click here.