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Presentation Transcript slide 1: To help poor elderly population several NGOs have come up with various initiatives in order to provide a safer environment for the suffering individuals. Whether day care homes or permanent residencies the conditions have definitely come of age.
This shows how brilliantly we have made gradual progress in the healthcare sector and still are progressing. Are you aware slide 2: Since physical strength is at a steady decline as old people age the more intensive care is what they need.
Psychosocial Evaluation This actually precedes the aforementioned responsibility. Assessment of psychosocial needs these days is of utmost priority as various counselling sessions with the suffering aged people helps to understand their mindsets their backgrounds the psychological needs how much care do they require is there any requirement for psychiatric intervention.
This is actually quite helpful since various medical staffs therapists and an interdisciplinary team is consulted in order to provide a justifiable outcome for the residents of an old age home. There are various cases of negligence manhandling or gross misconduct towards the elderly parents who take refuge in old age homes.
There are various legal tussles that continue till the demise of the aged slide 3: Therefore educating them about their right hiring a lawyer etc. Even the latest law amendments should be duly informed.
Education of the masses Those who are certified geriatricians working with such organisations understand the importance of awareness among the masses in order to create a safer environment. For this educating people in the correct manner is quite important.
The importance of living as a close-knit family gives moral security to the older generations as they feel safer and contented. Also in continuation to the last point for making them aware of their rights how to approach if a legal issue arises how a neighbor or a known person can help an elderly person in such a situation etc.
Financial Aid Since many senior citizens who leave everything behind to take shelter in old age homes are deprived financially the organisation does it best to provide monetary help to such persons so that they can continue with a stable life especially if and when they require medical attention.
The amount of labour taken by these organisations is tremendous. Then there are others who sponsor grandparents for their well-being even if they are neglected by the own heirs. Thus the good work I believe will continue till the mankind continues to exist and one day we might create a per cent safe slide 4:implementing rules and regulations of republic act no.
, also known as the "expanded senior citizens act of ," an act granting additional benefits and privileges to senior citizens, further amending republic act no.
of as amended by republic act no. of DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF CITIZENS IN A FREE REPUBLIC: Related resources: Citizenship Status v. Tax Status - detailed authorities on the differences between STATUTORY citizenship and CONSTITUTIONAL citizenship.; Why You are a "national", "state national", and Constitutional but not Statutory Citizen - Section 10 deals with how citizenship terms have been deliberately obfuscated.
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Oct 10, · It is our duty to love and cherish our senior citizens for we owe them a debt of gratitude for the foundations which they have laid for us and for generations to come.
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The obligation of the children or relative may be such so that senior citizen may lead a normal life. A relative may maintain the senior citizen provided he is in possession of the property of such senior citizen.