An older woman receiving her cash transfer. (c) Sachin Shrestha/HelpAge InternationalNepal earthquake

One month on

One month since a devastating earthquake struck Nepal, killing over 8,000 people, we're continuing our work to support older people affected.

We're working through local partners to provide cash assistance to thousands of older people and their families.

Our CEO, Toby Porter has recently returned from Nepal. Read his first-hand account in his blog

Read more about our response to the Nepal earthquake.

Action All Ages!

With Archbishop Desmond Tutu, we're joining young and old in calling for people of all ages to be included in the Sustainable Development Goals.

Watch and share his video message:

Working with older people: Practical guidelines

Download our practical guidelinesDo you work with older people in the developing world? Need practical information on how to tailor programmes to older people's needs?

We have new practical guidelines for programme managers and people working with older people, drawing on experience in the HelpAge network.

Please use the guidelines for your own work, training or as a basis for producing more detailed, locally relevant materials.

The guidelines cover topics including emergencies, HIV and AIDS, rights and advocacy and health and care.

DONATE NOW

PLEASE SUPPORT OUR WORK WITH SURVIVORS IN NEPAL.

>> DONATE FROM THE UK

>> DONATE FROM THE US

>> DONATE FROM ELSEWHERE

The helpage blog

e-Newsletter


Stay updated! Sign up below...

Privacy policy