pro litnikh v Ukraini”


Protection of rights
and interests


of the elderly

in 1999

Ukrainian charitable organization

“Turbota pro litnikh v Ukraini”

is a not-for-profit non-governmental voluntary organisation build up on the principles of mutual- and self-help for elder people. Nowadays the Organisation has 9  branches and groups throughout Ukraine and unites about 1,5 thousand volunteers. Our organisation receives not a single hrivna from the budget.

In recognition of its anniversary «Volontereurope» acknowledged five remarkable “Active Citizens of  Europe” individuals as well as organizations which have proved to be outstanding pioneers for active citizenships  by  improving life in  their community either locally,  regionally or internationally.Through the awards,«Volontereurope» wanted to show that volunteers are powerful actors in the European civil society.
Our organization “Turbota pro Litnih v Ukraini” has received this award.
We consider receiving such award not only a big  honour but also confirmation that the volunteering movement is  both an inexhaustible source in developing civil society in Europe and it has a big future in Ukraine.
Adult helping senior in hospital, selective focus on hand

“Turbota pro litnikh v Ukraini”

was created in November 1999 on initiative of the WHO and with moral, methodological and practical support of the world-known charity Age Concern England (UK) and the Community FUND (UK). In May 2001 our Charity was legally registered with the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine.


From words - to deeds.

Our projects are being implemented


Goals and objectives

Protection of the rights and interests of the elderly.

Improving the quality of life of older people and their resocialization by involving older people in an active life position and helping their peers.

TLU volunteers provide practical assistance to their vulnerable peers at home, set up counseling centers to provide the necessary information, protect the rights and interests of older people through advocacy, and provide support to older people who are victims of harm.

Erinnerung, Verantwortung, Zukuft

To the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II

The project of the German Foundation for Erinnerung, Verantwortung, Zukuft (EVZ) is a series of videos dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.