Coalition of Services of the Elderly, Inc.

Stories from the community

August 13, 2017

“I always involve myself in community activities because I just want to serve other people.” Danilo Orinday is 79 years old and lives in Barangay Bantigue, Pagbilao, Quezon Province. He is marr [...]

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June 27, 2017

Leonila Baltonado, 77 years old, a resident of Barangay Libongao in Kananga, Leyte, is a Local Community Organizer Volunteer serving older persons in the community where she lives in. She is living wi [...]

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June 9, 2016

"I have three children, and they all have their own families. My two sons are in Manila and my daughter is next door. My daughter and her family were living here too after Yolanda, but I wanted quie [...]

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June 1, 2015

“I felt secure and comfortable.” Bob, 67 years old, with physical impairment, single by choice, living alone, and presently living at Barangay Tanghas, Tolosa, Leyte. He used to live in Tanghas [...]

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November 19, 2014

Virgilio Virola, 60 years old, a resident of Barangay (village) Capirawan, Palo, Leyte, lives with his grandson in a small hut located in the middle of a vast rice field. He has two children but they [...]

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November 8, 2014

Pelagia M. Ochea is an 86 year-old woman from Barangay Jalas, Villaba, Western Leyte. She has been blessed with six children but two of them already died. She lives with her teenager granddaughter i [...]

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INGO and NGO Share Lessons Learned in Typhoon Haiyan Response with Older People

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