Visiting Elderly Homes


Announcement: (To Qaideen & Nazimeen)

Saturday, April 9th, 2016

“Majlis Atfal-ul-Ahmaidyya USA is holding a Pilot Program of Visiting Elderly Homes for selected Majaalis in the U.S on Saturday, April 9th, 2016. Atfal are requested to prepare with the help of Local Nazim Atfal, Local Qaid and parents to prepare generic Gift baskets (fresh fruits etc) for Elderly and visit one Elderly Home in your area. Please coordinate with local Nazim Atfal and parents to have maximum participation by Atfal. In addition, please have initiative announced at every Juma Prayers till March 26th, 2016 so parents and Afal are reminded.“


Pilot Majaalis

  • LA East
  • Dallas
  • Philadelphia
  • Chicago SW
  • Central Virginia


Visiting the Elderly

It is a habit we want to build further

Visit Elderly Home with Gift Baskets

Step-by-Step Plan

There may be some intermediary steps you will have to take for yourself



For Atfal

  • Wear Atfal Dress Code (Scarf, Cap, Black Pants, White Shirt)
  • Be on Time
  • Be prepared to greet and answer their questions
  • Prepare Gift Baskets
  • Sign Greeting Cards


For Local Qaideen/Nazimeen

  • Announce to Atfal and Parents
  • Announce at Atfal Class/Tahir Academy
  • Announce at every Juma (Friday) Prayers till March 26th, 2016
  • Work with parents and Atfal to gather fresh fruits and prepare Gift Baskets
  • Coordinate with a local Elderly Home and plan a time to visit Elderly. Explain in advance about the Community and how Young Children would like to visit them
  • Prepare Atfal with basic etiquettes (Greeting, Smiling and answering their questions, sharing stories)
  • Have Atfal Sign some greeting cards for the Elderly
  • Picture taken with the Elderly