Vet to Vet

Patty Wight / Maine Public

For many Americans, the pay-off to a life of hard work is retirement, which historically has started at around age 65.  But as our population lives longer, those retirement years can now span decades.

Tom Porter / MPBN

SCARBOROUGH, Maine - A Maine-based non-profit is hoping to expand a program that aims to provide older, ailing, and often lonely veterans with support and companionship from someone with a shared military background.