• Case 8

Name:

Aishah Binti Abdullah

Living area:

Setiawangsa, Kuala Lumpur

Brief description:

A 86 year-old elderly lives with her two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Both of her grandchildren are struggling financially because they are both working low-paying jobs and struggling to make ends meet. Her granddaughter is a divorcee with a child while her grandson is still single. Aishah suffers from sickness including high blood pressure, diabetes and gout that causes her to have swollen legs. Besides, she requires nappy due to urinary incontinence. She is grateful to receive financial aid from Jabatan Kebajikan Masyarakat and Baitulmal.

Medical background:

Aishah has gout, diabetes, high blood pressure, and cholesterol. She also suffers from urinary incontinence.

Household income:

RM2,500

First distribution