Changing values with times has youngsters debunk traditions for now they don’t have time as well as money for their aging parents.
Both cities and villages are facing problems of age care or senior citizens but Help Age India, a NGO that works for the welfare disadvantaged older persons, stands out as it reaches out to improve the quality of their lives.
“Every month an old man does send money from his pension to his children, just holding onto the promise that they would come to his funeral, says Ravish a volunteer with Help Age.
After attaining the age of sixty or those in their seventies and above face everyday problems as the body fights diseases like sugar, BP and other aging health problems.
Help Age India has been organizing free medical camp and as well as providing free medicine and mobile medicare to senior citizens.
Besides health care the organization has also organizing religious trip for senior citizens.
Set up in 1978, Help Age India is a registered as national level voluntary organization, registered under the Societies’ Registration Act of 1860.