strategy

Sponsoring a grandparent

Synonyms:
Sponsoring a grandad
Adopting a granny
Providing for elderly poor
Promoting welfare of the old
Context:
For many elderly people in the poorest countries, old age is a time to dread, especially if they have no family to look after them.
Implementation:
Help the Aged has started a sponsorship scheme that aims to help local communities improve the lives of elderly people through provision of basics - food, clothing, medicine, hope and self respect.
Values:
Welfare
Poverty
Organizations:
HelpAge International
Subjects:
Elderly
Family
Maternity, paternity
Disadvantaged
Welfare
Promotion
Type Classification:
G: Very Specific strategies