Elders

80 per cent distress calls received on Elders’ Helpline report senior citizen abuse in Bengaluru

8,419 calls received on the helpline reported harassment and cheating, while 4,176 of these calls were by family members, 1,868 calls were made by private and public agencies.

published on : 16th June 2022

Children educate the elders in this Maoist hotbed

‘Padhna Likhna Abhiyaan’ aims 100% literacy in latehar, reports Mukesh Ranjan

published on : 20th March 2022

In Jharkhand's Jamtara, Elders’ Club helps senior citizens relive life

These recreational groups across various blocks in Jharkhand help senior citizens to start afresh and keep off depression that is predominant in this age group, finds Mukesh Ranjan

published on : 30th January 2022

Karnataka day care centres for elders to be reopened

Day care centres for senior citizens, which were closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, may soon be reopened in districts across the state.

published on : 27th December 2021

UK government eyes tax hike to pay for care for older people

Johnson is scheduled to tell Parliament how his Conservative government will raise billions to fund the care millions of Britons need in the final years of their lives.

published on : 7th September 2021