King Faisal School in Collaboration with Saudi Elderly Support Organization “WAQAR” Celebrates the International Day of Older Persons
King Faisal School in Collaboration with Saudi Elderly Support Organization “WAQAR” Celebrates the International Day of Older Persons On the occasion of the International Day of Older Persons, Public Relations and Media Department in collaboration with Saudi Elderly Support Organization “WAQAR” organized an awareness meeting entitled: (The Art and Skills of Dealing with Older People) addressed to MYP Students; and took place on Sunday, October 6th, 2019. This initiative aims to support older people, protect their rights, foster their care, raise the level of attention to their status, and recall their important role as the majority of older men and women are the essential contribution that brings hidden blessings to our society. In general, we are all responsible for helping and caring for this group of older persons. People know the vulnerability and weakness of this stage. From their grey hair they draw their dignity, and from their utmost silence they get their wisdom wherewith embraces their experiences and knowledge which taught them the ideologies of life. The meeting was concluded by answering students’ questions in an atmosphere of harmony and sympathy of this precious group of people who are close to our hearts and souls.