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Lockdown and older people?

14 April 2020

To face the coronavirus, lockdown measures are essential to limit the spread and save many lives. Since the elderly are […]

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The associations of the International Federation of Petits Freres des Pauvres mobilized in the face of Covid-19

2 April 2020

With the Covid-A9 pandemic affecting more and more countries around the world, the associations of the International Federation of Petits […]

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We overcome this isolation with the elderly, #LlamadasContraelSilencio

31 March 2020

Of the total number of deaths caused by COVID-19 in Spain, 95% correspond to people over 60, a fact that […]

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Our call for solidarity towards our elders

17 March 2020

In response to the indispensable physical “distancing” imposed on us by the health crisis that has hit many countries, the […]

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The launching of a large movement in favor of elderly in India

30 December 2019

On the 9th of December 2019, in Chennai, India, 62 persons participated, representing various welfare organizations, elderly care NGOs, social […]

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First Solidarity Concert organized by the association Amigos de los Mayores – México

14 December 2019

On Thursday, November 20th, the Amigos de los Mayores – México association held its first solidarity concert in order to […]

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A Christmas without undesired solitude in Spain

11 December 2019

In Spain, more than 4.7 million people live alone. According to data from the INE Household Survey (Encuesta CoIntinua de […]

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Loneliness of Polish Elderly Person

18 November 2019

Mali Bracia Ubogich association decided to conduct a survey about elderly loneliness in Poland. According to this survey about the […]

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The action of the Freunde alter Menschen in Germany

30 October 2019

Discover how their passion for architecture has brought them together… Discover the video testimony of Peter, 92, who lives alone […]

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LONELINESS AND ISOLATION OF the ELDERLY PEOPLE, WHAT LINKS WITH THE TERRITORIES?

18 October 2019

On October 1st, International Day of Older Persons, the French organization Petits Frères des Pauvres published a report that sheds […]

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On October 1st International Day of Older Persons, say no to loneliness and isolation of our elders

10 October 2019

In France, many older adults face loneliness and social isolation. Among them, 300,000 are in a situation of « social death », […]

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Poland – International Day of Older Persons 2019

1 October 2019

International Day of Older Persons (celebrated on 1st October) highlights the role of the elderly in the society and the […]

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