Support Old Age with Food Groceries

by Indian Association for the Blind
Support Old Age with Food Groceries
Support Old Age with Food Groceries
Support Old Age with Food Groceries
Support Old Age with Food Groceries


IAB has been working for 34 + years in empowering people with visual challenges through education, training, employment, and support services. One of the major programs of IAB support service is providing Food groceries for the visually challenged families which were started in 2015 with just 15 beneficiaries and now it has reached 50 beneficiaries. But still we keep on receiving application from various beneficiaries. Now we are planning to expand the beneficiaries count this year and your sup

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Majority of the visually challenged old age people are neglected by their children and their health condition doesn't cope with them to work. They are dependent on others for their basic living needs such as food and health care. The problem becomes worse if they come from a rural/socially backward background. It needs someone with social responsibility and distinguished ability to give them support by providing food groceries.


Understanding the current situation of these people, IAB introduced a scheme of FOOD GROCERIES FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED FAMILIES. IAB identifies the poor elderly visually challenged people from rural areas of Tamilnadu and providing the basic needs of living for VI people of the age group 50+ by providing a pack of monthly food groceries. This support helps the visually challenged senior citizens and their families to eat food timely and their health has been improved.

Long-Term Impact

Nearly 50 families are getting benefitted from this ongoing program. Now they are leading a dignified and independent life with joy and harmony. There are some more visually impaired elderly people are waiting to receive this support. Your support will make a huge difference in the lives of Poor elderly visually impaired.


Organization Information

Indian Association for the Blind

Location: Madurai, Tamil Nadu - India
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Project Leader:
Roshan Fathima
Madurai , Tamil Nadu India

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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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