Palliative care, specialized care for senior citizens with serious illnesses, focuses on providing patients with relief from the symptoms of a serious illness, also relieving him of the stress of the illness by improving the quality of life for the patient and his loved ones. The role of retirement communities play a crucial role here in helping to improvise the quality of life at all stages of the illness.

Chronic illnesses such as cancer, cardiac diseases, kidney failure, alzheimer’s disease, parkinson’s disease and many such serious illnesses are taken under palliative care to give them strength and support in carrying out daily activities during their time of illness.Vedaanta’s expertise will extend to palliative care in the near future.