Elderly Ghapshap Programme , Islamabad – Jammu and Kashmir
… Because of the unrest in the valley since last three decades, majority of the people are suffering from post traumatic stress disorder. The elderly population in addition, are also suffering from financial implications because of being left alone due to absence of their family or close ones.
Mother Helpage have introduced Ghapshap programme to bring the elderly women together, providing them social space where they can socialise with peers.
Through this event elderly women were involved in discussion and identified their issues in life and proposed solutions on how these issues can be minimised.Mother Helpage have provided them with financial assistance and Eid clothing to make them feel loved and respected member of their community and InshAllah Mother Helpage aims to develop this programme in future.
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