Elderly

Lessons about modesty, courage and satisfaction

Lessons about modesty, courage and satisfaction

on 11 mai 2012, 9:44 / in Elderly

It is the forth year since I have been working on the project of supporting the elderly, project that is developed by Dorcas Aid Romania together with its partners. My job has been an office work, with documents, reports, correspondence, communication with the partners and volunteers about the needs of the beneficiaries. For several months I have also started to […]

Anastasia’s Chance

Anastasia’s Chance

on 3 mai 2012, 16:24 / in Elderly

Granny Anastasia is part of the Adopt a granny project since 2008. She has one daughter whom the granny visits but the daughter receives the minimum salary on economy and so she can’t help her mother financially. The granny lives in Cluj Napoca town in a 18 square meters apartment. The bathroom used to be on the common corridor but […]

The example of granny Eunice

The example of granny Eunice

on 1 mai 2012, 17:17 / in Elderly

Granny Eunice is a 65 years old woman and she has been integrated in the Adopt a Granny project at the beginning of 2011. The granny is living with her son who is addicted to alcohol and he spends all his income from occasional work on drinking alcohol. He supports his mother neither with money nor with help with the […]

Joy and hope for Maria

Joy and hope for Maria

on 4 aprilie 2012, 20:06 / in Elderly

The Adopt a granny project means a lot for our elderly members. Besides the food parcels which help them to get through the month, they can feel that people pay attention to them, they are taken care of and that they can still have a place in society. I would like to focus on one of our social cases, namely […]

Help a granny!

Help a granny!

on 3 aprilie 2012, 16:28 / in Elderly

The ”Adopt a granny” project is developed by Dorcas Aid Romania in partnership with the following organizations: Lord’s Army Association from Gherla town, Christian Centre Betania from Oradea town, Pro Christo et Ecclesia from Targu-Mures, Zalau and Oradea towns, Christian Foundation Diakonia from Cluj-Napoca town. The goal of the project is to support elderly to improve their living conditions from […]