We help you to move forward - onwards and upwards
Digital resources of ”la Caixa” Foundation's Programme for the Elderly
”la Caixa” Foundation has been at your side during the lockdown and the situation has taught us some vital lessons we must not forget. Now we're still at your side, to help you move forward, onwards and upwards, with an optimistic look in your eye and full of hope for the future.
“It's important to remain positive and keep looking for ways to do what gives meaning to our lives”. These are the words of Antonio, a beneficiary of the Programme for the Elderly, and they've inspired an illustration by the artist 72Kilos, reminding us that the most important thing is to remain positive and never stop pursuing everything that gives meaning to life, especially at such difficult times as the pandemic.
Reflections on respect for the elderly during COVID-19
1. Equal dignity and equal rights... also during a pandemic.
2. Raising awareness of the mistreatment and abuse of the elderly: 15 June 2020.
3. Committing to respect in communities of interdependent people.
Advice to help older people cope with the coronavirus epidemic
Here we look at some of the key issues that need to be addressed in order for the elderly (and not so elderly) to feel better.
The elderly: strengths that emerge with adversity
The content of this report is based on the everyday lives and experiences of various older people during the lockdown due to the COVID-19 epidemic.