PALEMBANG Elderly- Friendly Club program is one program from Cita Sehat Foundation (CSF) along with RZ engaged in the welfare, provide access to health care and health education for the elderly. One of them is elderly-friendly in CSF branch Palembang.
Elderly-friendly activity club is routinely carried out 2 times in one month. Elderly-friendly club activity was held in Seberang Ulu precisely in Lorong 1 KH Umar RT21 that is CSF assisted area (05/09). At the beginning of this event filled with lectures and religious material and at the end of the month is filled with education about health and metabolic check, sharing about the illness and also yoga for the elderly.
Club Friendly Elderly is composed of 35 people consisting of 4 men and 31 women. Usually the elderly are given materials about the disease that often experienced such as gout, diabetes, cholesterol. Speakers should have an impact and also suggestions that the elderly can limit and consume what can make them steady in a healthy state.
In this activity supplementary foods (PMT) are given to the elderly so that the elderly can be more enthusiastic in following the activities. Not only that, CSF and RZ also provided door prize for the elderly who can answer and zealous in maintaining health.
“This activity is very interesting, for the first time that the program specializes for the elderly, may in the future this very inspiring activity can keep going and growing.” Said Arlina Yulia, CSF Palembang
Newsroom / Arlina Yulia