Monthly Archives: November 2011

Sweden – Gröna Seniorer are in progress

The number of members has increased from 185 (at the turn of the year) to 300 paying membrers (in May 2011) when we held our annual meeting. This is of course very gratifying and it indicates that more and more … Continue reading

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Germany – Increase in poverty in old age

In the country North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany, fewer and fewer people are able to live on their pension. Those who cannot live with the pension manage to make an application for € 364 basic security. In addition -if necessary- they … Continue reading

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Deutschland – Anstieg der Altersarmut

In Bundesland NRW in Deutschland können immer weniger Menschen von der Rente leben. Wer mit seiner Rente nicht auskommt, kann einen Antrag auf € 364 Grundsicherung stellen. Hinzu kommt -wenn nötig- Wohngeld. Im Jahr 2010 waren es bereits 204.279 Rentner. … Continue reading

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‘More than I can give’

Those who take care for their relatives mostly are not visible. They do their work without support and some of them even don’t find time to take care of theirself. Caretakers, you find them in all generations. From children until … Continue reading

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