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Friday, December 9, 2022

Ni Ketut Carang, poor elderly who lives alone at Br. Wangsean, Wisma Kerta, Sidemen, Karangasem

Date of Visit : 3 December 2016

Name : Ni Ketut Carang (F/70 years old)

Occupation : Labour

Address : Br. Wangsean, Wisma Kerta, Sidemen, Karangasem

Contact Person : 0812-3792-3209, I Nengah Kacit Susila (Mr), Village Head of Wangsean

Category : Poor Elderly who lives alone

Bank Account: We did not succeed in making a bank account for her.


Ni Ketut Carang lives alone due to his husband had passed away.

She works as a labour in her old age for living. Most people rarely use her service due to her old age. She just depends on those who cares of her life. She receives 15 kg Raskin monthly (Rice distributed by local government to those in need).

House Condition : It is located in the middle of empty land, around 700 meter from the main street. It is accessible only for walking (footpath wide), slippery, and difficult to reach.

  • Total Bed room : 1
  • Total Bed : 1
  • Total Mattress: unavailable
  • Kitchen is in the same area as bedroom
  • Land Floor
  • Wall from bamboo and iron sheeting which are covered by plastic sheeting
  • Iron Roofing
  • Unavailability of the electricity
  • Unavailable water source, but available water source not too far from her house.
  • Land Status : Serf

The followings are the possible stuffs to donate:

  • Mattress, pillow, blanket, clothes
  • Daily need or cash to purchase daily need 
  • Cash for house renovation
  • Walking stick
  • Electricity access setup
  • Oil lamp / wall lamp

The followings are our documentation.

Ni Ketut Carang
Ni Ketut Carang
Back of the house
Back of the house
Place of prayer

Below please find a video documentation which we took on December 3rd, 2016.

Address : Br. Wangsean, Wisma Kerta, Sidemen, Karangasem
Coordinates: 8°29’10.8″S 115°25’28.6″E (View on Google Maps)

2 thoughts on “Ni Ketut Carang, poor elderly who lives alone at Br. Wangsean, Wisma Kerta, Sidemen, Karangasem”

  1. @Jenny-Lee Whittenbury. Please print this page and ask your driver to take you to her house. Your driver can follow the map and contact the Village Head for assistance. Her complete address is also stated on this page. Thank you.

  2. Jenny-Lee Whittenbury

    Hi. We would like to help this lovely lady. How can we help? We are in Bali now for 3 weeks.

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