HelpAge USA

HelpAge USA, an affiliate of HelpAge International, builds awareness of global aging issues among US audiences; advocates for the empowerment of older, vulnerable adults in the developing world; and raises funds to support the programs of the HelpAge network. The HelpAge vision is of a world in which all older people fulfill their potential to lead dignified, active, healthy and secure lives. HelpAge is driven by a fundamental understanding that older people have the wisdom and the personal drive to contribute to their own wellbeing and to that of their families. We believe that the contribution older people make to society is invaluable. Yet older people remain some of the poorest and ...

Older woman showing earnings from produce sale

Older woman showing earnings from produce sale
Photo from Progress Report 'Thank you for supporting older farmers!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Older farmer tending his plot

Older farmer tending his plot
Photo from Progress Report 'Thank you for supporting older farmers!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Fresh lettuce growing in community plots

Fresh lettuce growing in community plots
Photo from Progress Report 'Thank you for supporting older farmers!' (view small | med | large | orig)

An older woman with her community's new water tank

An older woman with her community's new water tank
Photo from Progress Report 'Thank you for supporting older farmers!' (view small | med | large | orig)

One of the water tanks used for irrigation

One of the water tanks used for irrigation
Photo from Progress Report 'What happens when you empower older farmers?' (view small | med | large | orig)