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.
Subjects: ElderlyFamilyMaternity, paternityDisadvantagedWelfarePromotion
Type Classification: G: Very Specific strategies