Program Details

Home For The Aged (Little Sisters Of The Poor)


  • Start Date 2017-01-10
  • End Date: 2017-12-31

  • Location: North part of Mysore

Our AIM:The little sisters of the poor provide a Home for elderly poor men and women, where they are respected, esteemed, loved their need for security, happiness and comfort will be fulfilled. Anyone who is above 65 years old is admitted, without any prejudice to caste or religion.


Accomodation:

Accommodation will be at host family.


Activities:
  • Medical AID:Various Doctors offer voluntary service on a regular basis. Physiotherapy helps to relive aches and pains. This treatment is appreciated by the residents.
  • Health Care:A Community of 15 Sisters attends to the daily requirements of the aged. They try to relieve the personal suffering of old age and console them in their difficulties.
  • Occupational Therapy: Small occupations, handicraft, etc. fulfil the desires of the elderly to make them feel useful. Their participation in the activities and the life of the home gives the honour and pleasure of utilising the talents that god has given them.

Requirement:
  • Volunteers willing to provide any form of help and support are always welcome.
  • If the volunteer can speak and understand English it would be an added advantage.
  • Working in an old age home requires lots of patience, understanding, humility and most of all a service oriented nature.

How to get there?
Terminal: Bengaluru / Kempegowda Int. Airport
International Airport: Bengaluru / Kempegowda Int. Airport
Domestic Airport: Bengaluru / Kempegowda Int. Airport


Others:

6 months 1,800.00 EUR

12 months 2,800.00 EUR