Recovering from the Ebola Crisis
Watch the video to see how Age International helped Grandmother Mamie & others to re-start businesses which had been destroyed by the Ebola curfew.
We deliver emergency aid that is specially designed for people who are older.
Age International is a member of the Disaster Emergency Committee - we are the only DEC member to run specifically age-friendly aid.
During times of crisis, older people are particularly vulnerable. If you’re older and caught in an emergency, you might be:
Emergency aid is not 'one size fits all'. When an older person reaches safety, they need: