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Elderly Cooperative Society

Elderly people help each other in order to get help when they grow older them-selfs.

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In lot of communities people help each other on order to grow older gracefully. Retired people find a new meaningful activities. They also collect helping time on an account. Later on they either spend the time in order to get help them-selfs or they can get money for the service.

The project runs in a lot of communities in Germany like

- Börderland (

- Haar (

- Riedlingen (

Here another article on the topic in German:


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Photo of Meena Kadri

Great to have you back on another challenge, Sabine!

Photo of Sabine Kuznik

Thank you, Meena!