We (Priyadarshini Seva Mandali) working in khammam district, Andhra Pradesh, India from past 20 years on HIV/AIDS and midday mela program for destitute senior citizens and now, In hyderbad we eshtablished a home for destitute senior citizens. The beneficiares in this home are the orphaned old age persons & those who are thrown out by thier families for them we provide a home with total free of cost with very good facilites.The total no.of beneficiaries for this project are 35-40 members.The benefits we provide are:
2) Lunch ( Rice, Pickel, Curry, Sambar/Rasam & Curd)
3) Snacks in evening time( Biscuits, fruits etc..)
4) Dinner ( Rice, Pickel, Curry, Sambar/Rasam & Curd) or Roti
5) Medical Facility
Served the HIV infected children by taking the list from local govt hospitals. Among the list some of the children are from below poverty line and the rest orphans.We personally went to the each children's home towns and met their parents/guardians and inquired about the child health condition. Based on the information collected from their family members, we distributed Nutrition stuff to 120 HIV/AIDS infected children and conducted regular health check ups for needy children.
Age: 11 years
Health Condition: Good
Medical Report: CD4 cells: 1205
Economical Status: Poor
Devi parents had two children’s and she is elder daughter to her parents and the remaining one child her sister also infected by HIV/ADIS . And the whole family was affected with HIV/AIDS her parents were working as daily labours. Their parents were unable to feed their children with their income. When she came to PSM his condition was not good.
With the nutrition support of PSM, now devi health condition is improved a lot and her parents was very happy with the health condition of their daughetr. Her CD4 count is also increased now she is going to school.