The organization describes as a further measure of the depreciation life level of the elderly, the imposition of new excise tax on real estate. Also condemn the way of payment through Public Power Corporation accounts at a time when pensions are cut drastically.
According to “Life Line”, the elderly are experiencing the worst season because apart from their economic misery, there are no accommodation structures for lonely elderly or minimal. The “Help at Home” program is important but needs strengthening. Social security is lacking and there are no adequate medical, pharmaceutical and hospital care. At the same time, 17.1% of the population of our country belongs to the age group over 65 years, while the forecast for the immediate future is in 2020 approaching 24%.
The National SOS Line for Seniors 1065, anyone can ask for help. Volunteer lawyers of “LIFE LINE” are ready to defend the dignity and lives of our fellow elderly.