This micro project provides monthly groceries support to one poor elderly person for a year, who is neglected by sons & daughters. CHHASE is sponsoring monthly food provisions to 78 such destitute elders age group between 60 to 90 years to reduce starvation among them. These Older people are able to cook themselves with this provisions and having food every day. Sometimes due to ill-health if their health not permits, neighbors cook food and feed these older persons.
The elderly women are not having any work and also their age / health not permits to work in the agricultural fields. The Older Persons from Tiruvallur, kancheepuram districts have been identified by the CHHASE as part of regular field activities. The elderly women do not have timely food. Some of elderly persons do not have children too. By seeing this critical juncture we provide monthly food groceries to 78 elderly persons.
This microproject provides monthly groceries to one elderly person for a year, who is neglected by her sons & daughters. The monthly groceries we provide are Rice, Dhal, Hair Oil, Cooking Oil, Biscuits, Bathing Soaps, Detergent Soaps, Species, Onions, Vegetables, etc. With this monthly food groceries destitute elderly women are having food regularly by cooking themselves without depending on some one. They are living with dignity and self-confidence. Their health levels have been improved.
78 neglected/destitute, disabled and leper cured elderly people are getting benefits from this ongoing program. These elders are able to eat in time without begging on the roads. Hence we have taken up this initiative & motivating public about service to humanity. This elderly person's health has been improved & they are living with dignity & not depending on others for food and other daily needs.