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Stories on Healthy Ageing in India From Our Partners

Illustration of 3 people playing naughts and crosses Weekend Mela

by Krishnaa Nair | Chief of Staff, ElderAid Wellness Pvt Ltd

To celebrate easing social restrictions in Bangalore, we hosted a weekend of fun activities for local senior citizens to reconnect with each other.

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Illustration of two men sitting and talking.

A change of heart

by Sudhakar Meghanathan | Care Manager, ElderAid Wellness Pvt Ltd

Despite initial reluctance to having a dedicated Care Manager, a close call experience turned  Sheshadri Uncle into a vocal advocate for ElderAid.

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Illustration of man and woman.

A day in the life of a care manager

By Sharath Kumar | Care Manager, ElderAid Wellness Pvt Ltd

No two days are the same for ElderAid Care Manager Sharath Kumar, but weekly visits to Vimala Aunty are always memorable.

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Illustration of two people.Sevayana

By Prabhamani S | Director, Sevayana Trust Mysore

Sevayana is a dream of the like-minded whose hearts beat for the helpless. A refuge for those in need.

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Illustration of people in arm chairs doing yoga.Curing 50 Shades of Loneliness

By Nidhi Chawla | Chief Executive Officer & Co-founder, Silver Talkies; Co-author, Rethink Ageing

Silver Talkies Club, a community-based model active-ageing model that’s helping lonely seniors find companionship.

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Illustration of woman with glasses.

The Mind’s Fading Light

A Poem by Dr. Praveen G Pai MBBS, BCCPM, PG.Dip.Ger(Malta), MPH, MSc. Gerontology (UK) | Public Health Specialist, Palliative Care Physician & Gerontologist

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Project team for curating stories from partners working on healthy ageing in India:

Divya Sivaramakrishnan (University of Edinburgh, UK)

Lekha Subaiya (Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bengaluru)

BP Vani (Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bengaluru)

T S Syamala (Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bengaluru)

P.N. Nikhil (University of Groningen, The Netherlands)


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