Welcome to the site Stephanie
As most have said I also am a bit older than you but in many cases age does not matter with many of the issues we deal with.
However I am a newbie to dialysis have started only 8 months ago. Post often, questions, concerns, thoughts, whatever. You will find you make new friends here pretty easy. Use private messages if you prefer that.
Sorry you had to join us so soon on your journey but you will find information and comfort here.