Distributing vital aid to older flood victims in Pakistan.

Since June, Pakistan has endured devastating floods that have displaced tens of millions of people. The flooding has killed more than 1,300 people, and an estimated 33 million need immediate humanitarian assistance.

Stories from older people in Pakistan

Heavy rains and floods destroyed Robina's home, leaving her with nothing.
Muhammad and his family could not find shelter during the floods.
Haji Noor Muhammad's paralysis makes it difficult to escape the floods.

Our Response

HelpAge is working with district authorities and supporting organizations focused on addressing the needs of older people. We are reaching more than 8,000 older people in heavily impacted areas of the country with critical assistance. This includes providing: 

  • Food
  • Safe drinking water
  • Shelter
  • Basic health care 
  • Cash support 
  • Assistive devices, such as walking sticks

How you can help

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