Georgia  -

Tag is working with the Georgia Red Cross to provide home care and social support for the elderly who are isolated in their own homes. Tag has secured the cooperation of MATAV, Israel’s largest home care for the elderly organisation, to train, social workers and volunteers, re-train retired nurses, and to develop effective management systems.

Previously, Tag provided first aid training and equipment, refurbished first aid training centres, and held a seminar on resource mobilisation.

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Care for the Elderly Begins at Home

In Georgia, many elderly people are left uncared for as their children emigrate or relocate. In time of crisis, they are often abandoned to their own devices. Tag is working with the Georgia Red Cross to provide home care and social support for the elderly who are isolated in their own homes. Tag has secured the cooperation of MATAV, Israel’s largest home care for the elderly organisation, to train social workers and volunteers, re-train retired nurses, and to develop effective management systems.

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Additional Projects

First Aid Training and First Aid Centre in Tbilisi

During 2010, Tag supported the Georgia Red Cross in the delivery of a comprehensive training programme over a six month period in the Senaki region of Georgia. It involved extensive first aid training, publication and distribution of informational material and

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Resource mobilisation

Tag delivered a capacity building seminar for the Georgia Red Cross with the support of USAID and MDA UK.  Knowledge and ideas were shared by participants and the Tag and MDA experts who facilitated the seminar. More than 30 Red

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