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HELP AGE INDIA SCHOOL ACTION FOR VALUE EDUCATION PROGRAM

WHATSensitizing Indian school children on aging by including aging awareness in school curriculums.
WHYTo encourage children to treat the elderly with respect and understanding.
WHEREHelp Age India.
In association with schools in:
(Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Gujarat, Chandigarh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala and Chattisgarh.)


Program Description


"The Value Education on Age Care programme's main focus is to sensitize school children on ageing issues early in life, so they treat their elderly with love and care and understand their issues in depth."
helpageindia

Help Age India’s School Action for Value Education Program focuses on educating children about older adults.

The program focuses on:

  • Instilling values of care & respect for the elderly in children.
  • Creating an age friendly society.
  • Preparing children and youth for their old age.

Talks aimed at educating children on aging and the elderly are given during school assemblies and at other events.

Children PLEDGE:

  • To honor everyday those who are aged.
  • To express in words, actions and deeds, our gratitude towards our elders our parents & grandparents.
  • To do my duty for those who fulfilled theirs.
  • To love, respect and care for the elderly in my family and community.
The School Action for Value Education Program is adapted for college students and adults through the HUG Help Unite Generations (HUG) program which aims to create empathy towards the older generation.

Help Age India is partnering with schools and policy makers on a national level, lobbying them to include aging sensitivity awareness in school curriculums.
source:helpageindia.org

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