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Preventing Burnout Through Education

Setting Boundaries in Elderly Care: A Buffer Against Burnout" Caring for the elderly is a noble but demanding profession that can lead to burnout if not managed properly. Burnout is characterised by physical, emotional, and mental exhaustion. To prevent or outburst burnout while caring for the elderly, it's crucial to prioritise self-care, set...

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Caring for Vulnerable Elderly

Caring for Vulnerable Elderly: A Guide to Compassionate Support Caring for vulnerable elderly individuals is a profound responsibility that requires a unique blend of empathy and practicality. These seniors often face physical or cognitive challenges that make them more susceptible to various health and social issues. It is essential to approach...

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Thread of Empowerment

Weaving isn't just an art form or a craft; for the elderly, it is a lifeline—a thread that connects them to a world of significance and empowerment.Thus it is not merely about crafting beautiful pieces; it's about weaving together the fabric of life for the elderly. It instils purpose, bridges...

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Advancing healthier ,productive ageing

  Advancing healthier ,productive ageing Weaving Viondos on the Second Day of Training in Kibera In the heart of Kibera, a vibrant and resilient community in Nairobi, Kenya, a remarkable transformation is taking place. Elderly individuals, often overlooked and underestimated, are coming together to learn the art of weaving viondos (baskets) on...

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Launch of the Livelihood Project for Kibera Older People by the Ethel Foundation

On the bright morning of August 28, 2023, a significant and heartwarming event took place at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Adams Arcade in Nairobi, Kenya. The event marked the official launch of a Livelihood Project for Kibera Older People, an initiative that aims to empower the elderly population...

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Blessings and Beginnings

[ngg src="galleries" display="basic_thumbnail" thumbnail_crop="0"]The blessings imparted by our priests on this weaving project serve as a foundation of hope and togetherness. As we commence this creative journey, we carry with us the wisdom of our elders and the spiritual guidance of our priests.

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art of weaving

As we age, it's essential to continue engaging in creative activities that stimulate the mind and foster a sense of accomplishment. One such activity that has proven to be both therapeutic and rewarding is weaving. Weaving not only allows seniors to tap into their artistic potential but also creates opportunities...

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