This facility was introduced considering the many elderly people who are to travel to the hospitals for medical treatments, medicines and other needs from remote areas in the region, said bus owner Sibi Joseph.
M M Chacko, the man who ran Kasaragod's principal rehab centre for the needy, aged, and persons with intellectual & physical disabilities, dies
‘Manavodaya Pakalveedu’ founded by Thankamma is like a day-care for the elderly women.
ANK Lifecare, which makes care products for elderly people for the over 50 residents of the Old Age Home at Thevara in Kochi, apart from organising a musical event for them.
VA Gertrude, a native of Thommankuthu in Thodupuzha, claims she hasn’t had even a paracetamol tablet to date and spills the antidote for a happy life.
Prasanthi is a helpline that functions 24 hours to support senior citizens and to inform the police about their various problems and difficulties.
The real concern that is apparent from verification of two centuries of population distribution around the world is the rising imbalance of population and resources.
Kuttiyamma proudly says that her eyesight and hearing abilities are still amazing. She isn’t a diabetic and begins her day with a refreshing cup of sweetened tea.
Currently, parents could take back the property only if it was handed over with the condition that it would be reclaimed if the children did not take care of the dependent parents.
COVID-19 does not affect all age groups with the same severity. Death rates are exponentially higher in the oldest age groups.