Welcome to Old Age Solutions. An online community for seniors. Whether you are an elder or a caregiver, a professional or a volunteer who deals with ageing issues or just looking for information related to older people, we hope this website proves to be a valuable tool for you. We would appreciate your comments and suggestions.

WHO WE ARE

The web portal oldagesolutions.org for older persons was created under the Technology Initiatives for Disabled and Elderly (TIDE) scheme of the Science for Equity, Empowerment and Development (SEED) Division, Department of Science & Technology, Government of India.

We, the Department of Geriatric Medicine of All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi created this portal in 2008 and are responsible for maintaining this portal, with financial support from Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. This is a collective effort of the multidisciplinary team at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, comprising of doctors, nurses, nutritionists, physiotherapists and social workers who provide their valuable input for maintaining an elderly centric website. We provide an open platform for any one who is a senior citizen or interested in old age care.

OUR MISSION

Our motto is to provide a holistic service to ensure physical, mental and social wellbeing of senior citizens. We strive to promote dignity and independence among older persons in India or elsewhere in the world.

Our web portal includes all information related to health, nutrition, housing, design, environment, recreation, entertainment, networking, and assistive devices to enhance the quality of life among older generation. National Institute of Social Defense (NISD) and HelpAge India provide technical support to this website. They can be contacted with the link below.

National Institute of Social Defence (NISD)

National Health Portal

OUR PEOPLE

Principal Investigator

Dr. A.B Dey

Professor and Head
Department of Geriatric Medicine
AIIMS New Delhi

Co - Investigators

Dr. Avinash Chakrawarty

Assistant Professor
Department of Geriatric Medicine
AIIMS, New Delhi

Co - Investigators

Dr. Prasun Chatterjee

Assistant Professor
Department of Geriatric Medicine
AIIMS, New Delhi

Co - Investigators

Mr. S K Meher

System Analyst
Computer facility, AIIMS, New Delhi
Web Portal Committee Members

WEB PORTAL COMMITTEE MEMBERSPLE

Dr. Chander Mohan

Head /Scientist G
Science for Equity, Empowerment & Development (SEED) Division
Department of Science & Technology

Dr K. Gopi Krishna

Head /Scientist G
Science for Equity, Empowerment & Development (SEED) Division
Department of Science & Technology

Dr. Indira Jaiprakash

Former Professor of Psychology,
Bangalore University

Ms. Anupama Dutta

Director, Policy Research and Development,
Help Age India

Dr. Sheilu Srinivasan

Founder President of Dignity Foundati on andEditor of the senior citizen monthly,
Dignity Dialogue.

Dr. G. Shanthi

Professor & Head,
Department of Geriatric Medicine,
Madras Medical College, Chennai