WHY A MINISTRY FOR OLDER PERSONS IN AFRICA? Uganda: It is estimated that over 1 million seniors in Uganda live in poverty, loneliness, isolation, and hopelessness. Seniors are among the poorest in Uganda, with 64% living on less than one US dollar per day. Due to conflict, illness, and death of the middle generation, the […]
Our Vision: Is to see older persons living dignified and fulfilled lives. Our Mission: Is to empower older persons and their dependents in the attainment of a better life, through the love of Jesus Christ; regardless of their personal faith.
Maria was diagnosed last year with advanced cervical cancer. Realistically there was no active treatment, neither chemotherapy nor radiotherapy being available for her. Palliative care was needed but her monthly support did not run to the costly drugs she would need to make her last days as comfortable and dignified as possible. A lady of […]