New Delhi- India
Agewell is a close-knit team of concerned individuals from varied fields, each with a track record of success, sharing regard and concern for the old. People who have come together to find a way out of the loneliness that most old people have to face. There are professionals, senior bureaucrats, university professors; artists, writers, judges - all people who sincerely feel for the cause. To support their efforts is a dedicated management, a team of professionals & trained counsellors charged with zeal to work for the society.
Agewell Foundation seeks to reach out to larger audience of older persons and act as a catalyst of change in bridging the gap between generations and ensuring respectful and comfortable life for old people. Agewell Foundation interacts with older persons and their caregivers at all levels Family, Community and State.
Recognition International Level
Special Consultative Status with Economic & Social Council (ECOSOC), United Nations (first NGO from South-Asian countries in Ageing sector with Status with ECOSOC)Member, Department of Public Information (DPI), United NationsPanelist at Second Session of Open Ended Working Group on Ageing at United Nations in August 2011Participated in First Session of Open Ended Working Group on Ageing at United Nations in April 2011
By Government of India
Represented Indian delegation to Second World Assembly on Ageing, Madrid, Spain in 2002Represented Indian delegation to intl. Workshop on Ageing, Tokyo, 2000
By Planning Commission, Govt. of India
Member, Steering Committee on Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities and Social Welfare Groups for XII-Five-Year PlanMember of the Working Group on Reforming the Social Deviants and Caring the Other Disadvantaged for XIth Five-year-planMember of the working group on Reforming the Social Deviants and Caring the Other Disadvantaged for Xth Five-year-planMember of the Consultative group on Social Justice & Empowerment
By Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment , Govt. of India
Member, Committee for Revision of the Scheme IPOP, 2011Commissioned as the Secretariat of National Council for Older Persons in 1999
By Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India
Member of Council of National Literacy Mission Authority
Govt. of NCT of Delhi