Hunger
 India
Project #25168

Help to provide food groceries to neglected elders

A microproject by Community Health, Housing and Social Education (CHHASE)
Vetted

Summary

CHHASE provides monthly groceries support to one poor elderly person for a year, who is neglected by their own sons & daughters for various reasons. CHHASE is providing monthly food provisions to 35 such neglected & destitute elders age group between 65 to 90 years to escape starvation among them. They are able to cook themselves with this provisions and have food every day. Their neighbors also help them to cook food and feed these older persons,if they have food groceries.
$550.00
total raised
2
donors
0
monthly donors
4
months active

Challenge

The elderly women age / health condition not permits to work in the agricultural fields. The 35 elderly Persons from our target area of Tiruvallur/Thiruvannamalai districts have been identified by the CHHASE as part of regular field visits. The neglected elderly women do not get food from their families. Some of elderly persons do not have children too. By seeing their cructical position we provide monthly food groceries to 35 elderly women.

Solution

This microproject provides monthly groceries to one elderly person for a year, who is neglected by their own sons & daughters for various reasons. we provide are Rice, Dhal, Hair Oil, Cooking Oil, Biscuits, Bathing Soaps, Detergent Soaps, Species, Onions, Vegetables, etc. With this monthly groceries destitute elderly women will have food regularly by cooking themselves without depending on some one. They are living with dignity and self confidence. Their health levels have been increased.

Long-Term Impact

CHHASE will stop starvation among destitute elderly people in Tiruvallur & Tiruvannamalai Districts of Tamil Nadu. The hamlets surrounding tirumanikuppam, Thirupandiyur and Vayalur, 32 older people get timely nutritious food and medical care. Eldery persons living conditions & life span will increase. 32 old age persons able to eat nutritious food and medicines in time without depending on others. The perception of the community on caring old age people will build positively.

Resources

http:/​/​helpelderlywomen.weebly.com/​
help elderly women

Organization Information

Community Health, Housing and Social Education (CHHASE)

Location: Tiruvallur District, Tamilnadu - India
Website: http:/​/​www.chhaseindia.org/​
Project Leader:
Vincent paul Bellamkonda
Director
Tiruvallur District, Tamilnadu India

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

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