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ETHEL FOUNDATION DONATING UNIFORMS AT MAAIMAHIU

ETHEL FOUNDATION AT KINUNGI

ETHEL FOUNDATION WEAVING LAUNCH

May 2024

HEALTHY AGEING

Healthy aging encompasses various aspects of physical, mental, and social well-being that enable individuals to maintain their quality of life as they grow older. Here's a conceptual framework highlighting key components: Physical Health: Regular Exercise: Engaging in activities that promote cardiovascular health, strength, flexibility, and balance. Balanced Nutrition: Consuming a diet rich in...

HEALTHY AGEING

Healthy aging encompasses various aspects of physical, mental, and social well-being that enable individuals to maintain their quality of life as they grow older. Here's a conceptual framework highlighting key components: Physical Health: Regular Exercise: Engaging in activities that promote cardiovascular health, strength, flexibility, and balance. Balanced Nutrition: Consuming a diet rich in...

April 2024

REQUEST FOR FOOD DONATIONS FOR OLDER PERSONS

I hope this letter finds you in good health and high spirits. On behalf of the Ethel Foundation for the Aged,I am writing to appeal for your assistance in providing much-needed food donations to support vulnerable elderly individuals in our community. The event will take place on the 20th of July...

September 2023

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...