Carers Day Celebration in Andhra Pradesh

Carers Day Celebration in Andhra Pradesh

“My Life, My Rights – No Carers Left Behind” Last Thursday, Andhra Pradesh held its fifth Carers Day celebration. The event was organised in collaboration with Thrinethra Carers Association, NGO SACRED and Carers Worldwide. More than 150 carers participated at the...
#HumansCare | A Future of Possibilities

#HumansCare | A Future of Possibilities

“I see a future of hope and possibilities.” – Hom, Carer from Baglung, Nepal Hom is 65 years old and is the carer of his wife, Iswori, who is 56 years old. Together they raised 5 children who have all grown up and left home. Iswori first started showing symptoms of...
Human Rights Day 2019 | Youth Empowerment

Human Rights Day 2019 | Youth Empowerment

Human Rights Day is observed every 10th December. The theme of Human Rights Day 2019 is ‘Youth Standing up for Rights’. The call is for individuals and organisations to ensure young people have safe and inclusive spaces and can participate in decisions that impact on...
#HumansCare | SACRED Carers Project Staff

#HumansCare | SACRED Carers Project Staff

This edition of #HumansCare focuses on the team of staff working on the Carers Project at SACRED – our NGO partner based in Andhra Pradesh, South India. You might recall that founder and director of SACRED, Thippanna, spoke to us in a previous #HumansCare post....
#HumansCare | Two Lives Transformed

#HumansCare | Two Lives Transformed

When we first met Kalabati Benya, she was living in an old, thatched house in a tribal village in Odisha, western India. Kalabati cares fulltime for her grandson, Rabi, who has multiple disabilities and is dependent on her for everything. Her caring role took up so...