The Foundation

The Foundation is the culmination of 4 decades of hands on work by Padma Shri Awardee Dr.V.S. Natarajan, who is regarded as Father of Geriatrics in India, in the field of care giving to the elders of our community. Dr. V.S. Natarajan Geriatric Foundation which works in both Geriatrics and Gerontology involves itself in extensive research in the Ageing and the Aged domains. The Foundation seeks to bridge the gaps between the available and desirable amenities, infrastructure and services that are required for an elderly (60+ years) to lead a comfortable and satisfactory life irrespective of their …

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Program

The Foundation actively engages itself in various Campaigns and Events in order to espouse the cause of Elders welfare.

Geriatric House Call (GHC) Program

Many elderly people suffer from debilitating conditions that can negatively impact activities of daily living or render the individual housebound. Majority of them struggle with disability and chronic illnesses and go without care because they have trouble getting to the doctor’s office. (more…)

Caretaker Enrichment Program (CEP)

Caring for seniors is a labor of love that requires a special person and just the right touch. The work of a caregiver is done willingly and selflessly. Many caregivers do their work quietly, invisibly and around the clock in homes, hospitals and other places. How we take care of our elderly (more…)

CMEs (Seminars & Symposiums)

More than any other age group, Illness complexity, hospital admission rates, lengths of stay and risk of functional decline are highest for seniors. Indeed, emergency department visits are often sentinel events for seniors, threatening loss of independence, health and well-being. (more…)

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Your contribution will help fund visionary programs and will send a powerful message of your support for creating an inclusive society that meets the needs of our elders. In making a donation you are amplifying our reach and impact in making a difference in our community.

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  • Testimonials

    All the senior citizens would be very for this award being conferred on you for your continued service to them.

    - Dr. Mayil Vahandan Natarajan
  • Testimonials

    His forethought that India needs specialized people to take care of older citizens in geriatric medicine

    - Dr. Nalla G.Palaniswamy