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Established in 1956

Non-profit organisation

Specific areas of operation: Whole Western Cape Province

Beneficiaries per year: 9000

Demographic Breakdown:

Males Females Totals
Black 496 2007 2503
Coloured 1949 7115 9064
Asian 953 3487 4440
Total 3398 12609 16007

Initiating and promoting programmes aimed at advancing the status, well being, safety and security of vulnerable and needy older persons: community based health care services, prevention and educational programmes on HIV/AIDS as well as empowerment programmes (adult education).

About the Organisation

Age-in-Action is a developmental orgnisation which strives, in collaboraation with other stakeholders, to uphold the rights and dignity of older persons through advocacy and lobbying, research and technology, improved access to care, support, protection, training, development and sustainable economic empowerment.

Services:

TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT:

Management training, Financial management training, Older Persons Act training, Elder Abuse, Parenting skills with focus on HIV/Aids, Strategic Planning , and Mentoring

AWARENESS PROGRAMMES:

HIV/Aids, Elder Abuse, Substance abuse, Human Rights, Healthy Lifestyle, Intergenerational and Active Ageing programmes.

PROJECTS:

Faith Based Network, Leding depot and Literacy classes.

EVENTS:

Pretty Things for Litte Things, Week of Older Persons, Grandparents Day, Sports Days, Arts & Culture Days, Choir Festivals, Conferences and Regional Meetings.

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