Project Period: 24th April, 2019 – till date

Project funded by: Debasish Choudhury, USA ; Krishna Sarma, Corporate Law Group

About the project:

Under the Senior Citizen Project, 40 H/H survey was done to find out the issues of senior citizens who are living alone or with their families in the area of Rajgarh. Thus, the Hello & Milo project was conceived.

Objective: To develop a model of assistance services for senior citizens who are staying alone or with their families at their own home. Some activities involved are:

  • Home visit and telephonic information collection regarding their health.
  • Once in a week Yoga practice in the evening after 5.30p.m (Wednesday).
  • Once in a week Adda sessions (get-together, recreation, and singing) at RGVN premises (Wednesday from5.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m.)
  • Whatsapp group for sharing information.

Project Activities:

  • Senior citizen club formation (under RGVN)
  • 15 senior citizens come regularly to the senior citizen club.
  • Weekly yoga practice along with RGVN members.
  • Members are contributing registration and monthly fees from the month of July 2019.
  • 3 senior lady citizens have also joined.