Author - Felistas Ndonye

Preventing Burnout Through Education

Setting Boundaries in Elderly Care: A Buffer Against Burnout" Caring for the elderly is a noble but demanding profession that can lead to burnout if not managed properly. Burnout is characterised by physical, emotional, and mental exhaustion. To prevent or outburst burnout while caring for the elderly, it's crucial to prioritise self-care, set...

Caring for Vulnerable Elderly

Caring for Vulnerable Elderly: A Guide to Compassionate Support Caring for vulnerable elderly individuals is a profound responsibility that requires a unique blend of empathy and practicality. These seniors often face physical or cognitive challenges that make them more susceptible to various health and social issues. It is essential to approach...

Thread of Empowerment

Weaving isn't just an art form or a craft; for the elderly, it is a lifeline—a thread that connects them to a world of significance and empowerment.Thus it is not merely about crafting beautiful pieces; it's about weaving together the fabric of life for the elderly. It instils purpose, bridges...

Advancing healthier ,productive ageing

  Advancing healthier ,productive ageing Weaving Viondos on the Second Day of Training in Kibera In the heart of Kibera, a vibrant and resilient community in Nairobi, Kenya, a remarkable transformation is taking place. Elderly individuals, often overlooked and underestimated, are coming together to learn the art of weaving viondos (baskets) on...