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How Old Age Homes Create a Positive Impact in Our Society

by Manav Kartavya Manav Kartavya is founded in 2015, Ahmedabad, Guja
It isn’t a very happy experience to dedicate your life to your child, care for them and in the end witness them shift you out of the house. This is an incredibly heartbreaking event and can shatter the heart of anyone who witnesses. Old age homes are meant to provide support to such aching parents. These homes are made with the intention to care for people who have spent their entire lives caring for others. These homes also provide shelter for the elderly who are dealing with various symptoms and can no longer care for themselves and have no one else willing to do so. Some of the best old age homes in Ahmedabad were started by a kind soul looking to give hope to those who had lost it. Here are some ways in which they spread a positive message:

Medical Support
Since many of the elderly people entering old age homes aren’t in their best health, old age homes provide ever-ready medical support with on-site doctors, nurses as well as advanced medical equipment. This makes old age homes almost as safe as hospitals. All the pill dosages are taken care of and the residents are provided some light exercise to keep them healthy.

Companionship
More often than not, elderly people feel neglected in their own homes. They spend their time alone while their children are away living their own lives without a care in the world. This causes feelings of anxiety, loneliness and depression to name a few, and makes life hard for the elderly. Moreover, seniors who just got shifted out of their own home need companionship more than anything. Old age homes excel at providing them with this. Besides the company of their fellow residents, the seniors also get the company of young volunteers looking to spread some hope and joy. If you ever visit an old age home in Ahmedabad, you will notice the compassion with which the staff treats the residents.

Give Hope
Hope is something humans cannot live without. Even in the story of Pandora’s box, the only thing left to save humans from all the evils was hope. Many old age homes have activities and events that help make the seniors feel that there is still hope for them in their lives.

Hopefully, this article will help you see old age homes under a new light and appreciate all that they are doing for the seniors who built our society.

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About Manav Kartavya Freshman   Manav Kartavya is founded in 2015, Ahmedabad, Guja

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