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Ketut Dapet, a poor elderly in Dusun Abian Tihing Kaja, Desa Jungutan, Bebandem, Karangasem

Visit: 7 January 2021

Name: Ketut Dapet (Female / Around 80 Years Old)

Occupation: snake fruit farmer

Address: Dusun Abian Tihing Kaja, Jungutan Village, Bebandem Sub-District, Karangasem Regency

Contactable Phone Number: 0852-3840-0091, I Wayan Sudarsana – BCC volunteer of the Karangasem region

Category: poor elderly

If you would like to be a permanent donor for the concerned, we shall create a bank account on their behalf, so that you may contribute directly.

Permanent Donors:

  1. Deasy Damayanti Velner, 100.000 Rupiah per month starting October 2022
  2. Please contact us if you would like to be a permanent donor for the concerned.

Update on February 3rd, 2021; Ketut Dapet has received mattress and pillow assistance.

PHOTO

Ketut Dapet lives alone in a house located in the middle of a snake fruit garden, her husband has passed away, they have 3 children;

  • 1 son lives in Sulawesi
  • 2 sons have already married and still live in the same village as her. One of them are responsible for providing the concerned with food.

Source of Income: Ketut Dapet works as a snake fruit farmer, and thus her income is dependent on the harvest. For food, she is often provided by her children. For additional income, she keeps several chickens.

Living Conditions:

  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bed divan: 1
  • Mattress: none
  • Kitchen in the same room as the bedroom
  • Floor made of dirt
  • Walls made from woven bamboo
  • Roof made from asbestos
  • No electricity
  • No running water, she collects water from the river
  • Land Ownership Status: cultivator

Your Contribution to Ketut Dapet may be in the form of:

  • Beds and pillows
  • Basic foods or financial aid for purchasing daily necessities
  • Oil/battery powered lamps, flashlights, radio, batteries – because there is no electricity

If you have previously provided aid for the concerned, please fill in the comment form below, write down the aid that you have given as well as an update to the current condition of the concerned. The information you provide will be extremely helpful to other donors who intend to visit/provide aid to the concerned.

Below are some photos we took.

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Address: Dusun Abian Tihing Kaja, Jungutan Village, Bebandem Sub-District, Karangasem Regency.
Coordinates: 8°25’32.0″S 115°31’41.5″E (View on Google Maps)

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