Typhoon Haiyan

Typhoon Haiyan has affected 16 million people in the Philippines. Up to 1.2 million are over 60.

Since the typhoon hit in November 2013, we've helped over 140,000 people rebuild their lives by providing them with food, shelter, cash transfers and psychological support. Watch Rebecca Rita's story of how we've helped her earn a living again by harvesting rice:

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An older man in the Philippines receives his food pack. (c) HelpAge International

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Follow our work to support older people affected by Typhoon Haiyan by checking out our latest images from the Philippines.

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PLEASE HELP US SUPPORT OLDER PEOPLE AFFECTED BY TYPHOON HAIYAN

> Donate from the UK (via our partner Age International).

> Donate from the USA (via our partner HelpAge USA).

Anacleta, 77, her house is almost completely collapsed due to Typhoon Haiyan (c) Rosaleen Cunningham/HelpAge International

Anacleta is 77 and a widow. She said: "My house has almost completely collapsed. I've lived here for 25 years.

"I'm still sleeping here. We have nowhere else to go. I climb a plank to get to the house and sleep on a slope. My greatest need is to repair my house."

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