Council for Participatory Development
EHTRAM” (Elderly Healthcare Training and Management) is the program of CPD which is focusing on multiple areas of Geriatric Care start from health, home assistance, Older people rights and respect and research and training on the subject. Along with it we also support People with Disability regardless of gender and age.
Economic Support for Elderly to earn their living with less effort: vegetable carts, small grocery shop
Ramzan Gift Distribution Drive of roadside elderlies and also transgender elderlies
Training of Young People on “Home Based Elderly Care” , this training enables un-employed youth to employment to serve as care giver for homebased elderly care.
Awareness Session for Elderly Support and Respect: Hundreds of young people were trained and sensitized about Older people rights in which they learn our value of elderly care which is diminishing from our urban culture. As many Old homes have no space to accommodate these Older adults who have been sent by their own family members
Medical camps in Karachi and Lahore slums (hundreds of elderly people get medical help and referred to the nearby hospital for regular checkup-. It was discovered that majority of the elderly don’t know about their diabetes and hypertension and other elderly health problem. During the medical camps when they were screened then they were informed about these disorders.