Swati Ingole

Sector Health

Modal Not for Profit

Status Alumni

Year Jan 2012

Shield Foundation

Shield Foundation helps the elderly, in low income communities to live their lives with dignity. The project provides educational, medical, recreational and nutritional services and support to the elderly. Shield foundation also conducts programs to sensitize the youth towards issues concerning the elderly and helping build capacity in hospitals and homes that cater to the elderly. Shield Foundation provides medical aid to underprivileged elderly people, conducts several educational workshops for the elderly and trains underprivileged girls to be respite care givers.

Sustainable Development Goals

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About the Social Entrepreneurs

Swati has a Bachelors degree in Science and a Masters degree in Social Work. She has spent her career in the development sector and witnessed several neglected, abused elderly staying with family without any moral or financial support.