Our History and Purpose
At Pennu Charity, we are driven by a deep-rooted commitment to the health and well-being of the elderly. Since our establishment in 2016, our dedicated board of trustees and volunteers have tirelessly worked to create positive change in the lives of elderly individuals in the London borough of Dagenham and Barking and neighbouring boroughs. Through our unwavering passion, we have successfully assisted over 1,000 elderly individuals, providing them with vital support to improve their overall quality of life.
Our purpose at Pennu Charity revolves around ensuring the holistic well-being of the elderly, with a focus on their health and overall happiness. We believe in fostering an environment that encourages active aging, where the elderly can experience a sense of belonging and lead vibrant lives. Our purpose encompasses various aspects, including:
Promoting Health Education: We empower the elderly through health education, raising awareness about healthy practices, disease prevention, and the importance of well-being.
Socialization and Community Engagement: We provide opportunities for socialization and community engagement, combating loneliness and isolation by fostering friendships and support networks.
Access to Essential Services: Pennu Charity is committed to ensuring that the elderly have access to essential services, including healthcare navigation, transportation assistance, and meal provision.
Advocacy and Empowerment: We advocate for the rights and needs of the elderly, empowering them to voice their concerns and actively participate in decisions that affect their lives.
We believe that collaboration is key to maximizing our impact. Pennu Charity has formed partnerships with various organizations, including Harmony House, Barking and Dagenham, which has recognized us as a local safe haven for individuals in the community. This approval reflects our commitment to providing a secure and supportive environment.
Additionally, we are proud to be featured on the Joy app, a reputable health and well-being platform where GPs and healthcare professionals can refer their patients to our services. This recognition highlights our dedication to delivering comprehensive support and making our services easily accessible to those in need.
Through these collaborative partnerships, we enhance our ability to reach and assist a wider range of elderly individuals, ensuring that they receive the necessary care, support, and opportunities for socialization and well-being.
At Pennu Charity, we are dedicated to leave a lasting legacy of love, care and dignity in the lives of the elderly. Join us in our mission to promote their health, well-being, and overall happiness. Together, we can create a vibrant and compassionate community for our elderly population.