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 holistic information 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 information related to health, nutrition, housing, design, environment, recreation, entertainment, networking, and assistive devices to enhance the quality of life among older generation.

OUR PEOPLE

Principal Investigator

Dr. A.B Dey

Professor and Head
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 MEMBERS

Dr. Debapriya Dutta

Scientist – G & Head
Science for Equity, Empowerment & Development (SEED) Division

Dr. Konga Gopikrishna

Scientist ‘E’
Science for Equity Empowerment and Development Division

Shri Mathew Cherian

CEO, HelpAge India

Dr. G. Shanthi

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

Dr Gowri Sengupta

Assistant Director General of Health Services
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Government of India

Dr. Prakash Tyagi

Executive Director, GRAVIS
Jodhpur

Dr Anupama Datta

Director, Policy Research and Development,
HelpAge India

Dr Joyita Prakash

Scientist III
Department of Geriatric Medicine
AIIMS, New Delhi

Dr Prakash Kumar

Assistant Professor
Amity Institute of Occupational Therapy
Amity University, NOIDA, UP