A home for impoverished elderly women in Barquisimeto, Venezuela

60 elderly women receive comprehensive care

60 elderly women receive comprehensive care 60 elderly women receive comprehensive care

The Hogar San Vicente de Paul, with the collaboration of Fundación MAPFRE, provides a home and comprehensive care to 60 impoverished elderly ladies in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.

The project consists of various services aimed at improving the quality of life of the female beneficiaries.

The nursing service takes care of 20 women who are unable to look after themselves and who need comprehensive care. The care and dietetics service operates a kitchen for the 60 women run by staff.

The laundry service washes, irons and organizes the clothing of the elderly ladies as well as doing the laundry for the home and there is a life group service, by which around 40 elderly ladies live in small individual houses and rely on the support of workers from the center, who take care of their needs in order to achieve a better quality of life and to create an atmosphere of peace and happiness.