Older people’s association

Older people’s associations in Asia: Strengths and key factors for sustainability and replication

2020-07-31T17:41:21+07:00Tags: , |

Older people’s associations (OPAs) offer an approach for inclusive, sustainable community development that actively engages the growing population of older people. In order to assess how effectively OPAs are meeting the needs of older people, HelpAge commissioned action-based research [...]

Older people’s associations: a briefing on their impact, sustainability and replicability

2017-03-20T16:59:34+07:00Tags: , , |

This briefing makes the case for multifunctional older people's associations to provide for inclusive, sustainable community development in Asia that actively engages the growing population of people over 60 as agents of change, rather than passive beneficiaries in their [...]

Assessment of UNFPA’s piloted community-based model on care for older people (Summary)

2017-01-06T06:16:21+07:00Tags: , , , , |

Under the project titled “Prevention of domestic violence, addressing imbalanced sex ratio at birth (SRB), and care for the elderly” funded by UNFPA in Hai Duong Province and Ben Tre Province in Viet Nam, the Inter-generational Self-Help Club (ISHC) model was [...]

Older citizen monitoring: achievements and learning

2016-12-26T07:04:11+07:00Tags: , , , |

This report highlights older citizen monitoring (OCM) achievements and challenges and reflects a wide range of innovative and diverse approaches to OCM developed across the HelpAge global network. Language: English Published: HelpAge International, 2016 Size: 1.5 MB Download [...]

Intergenerational self-help clubs in Thuong Xuan and Ba Thuoc, Vietnam

2021-01-20T11:47:26+07:00Tags: , , |

This brochure explains how HelpAge International and Thanh Hoa Association of the Elderly, Vietnam are supporting intergenerational self-help clubs to reduce poverty and improve people's health. Language: English Published: HelpAge International (Vietnam Country Office), 2016 Size:1.2 MB Download [...]