Nengah Sujana, a Poor and Sick Elderly in Dusun Tihingan Kauh, Bebandem Village, Karangasem
Visit: 24th July 2020
Name: Nengah Sujana (Male / around 80 years old)
Occupation: can’t work
Address: Dusun Tihingan Kauh, Bebandem Village, Karangasem Regency
Daughter’s Name: Nengah Suastini (Female / around 60 years old)
Occupation: Farmer, Odd Job worker
Contactable Phone Numbers: 0852-3840-0091, I Wayan Sudarsana – BCC Volunteer in the Karangasem Region
Category: Sick and Poor Elderly
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Bank Account: None currently
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Nengah Sujana lives alone in his house, his wife has passed away, they used to have 5 children (3 sons and 2 daughters), but their 3 sons have died, 2 of their daughters are married and currently live with their
own families, Nengah Sujana is currently sick, he has difficulty breathing, fatigued, jittery hands, and has general difficulty in doing any activity, even to stand and walk is difficult. He has to be fed and can only
sit and rest most of the time.
Fortunately, Nengah Sujana’s daughter, Nengah Suastini, who is married, still lives in the same village with him, she comes to the house every morning, noon and night to take care of him, including feeding him his meals.
On the other hand, Nengah Suastini’s husband is also sickly, she claims he needs “to be given a shot every week”. Her economic condition is still very poor. Nengah Suastini, despite all her limitations, must take care of both her husband and father in 2 different places.
Source of Income: Nengah Suastini and her husband (when he is healthy) work as farmers, they do not earn any income if there is no harvest, they live off of the government’s rice aid. They also do odd jobs if
there are any.
Living Conditions: Decent
- Bedrooms:1 + 1 Empty room
- Bed frames: 2
- Beds: none
- Other rooms: Kitchen
- Floors made of cement
- Walls made from bricks
- Roof made from iron sheeting
- Electricity: Yes
- Water: yes
- Land Ownership Status: Tenant
Your aid to this family may be in the form of:
- Beds and Pillows
- Basic Food or Financial Aid for the purchasing of daily necessities
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Below are some pictures we took.
Address: Dusun Tihingan Kauh, Bebandem Village, Karangasem Regency.
Coordinates: 8°25’43.1″S 115°32’53.7″E (View on Google Maps)