Meet Pooja Sharma, an NRI from Mumbai and now living in Boston, USA. Her father lives alone in Mumbai, after her mother’s death a few years ago. In 2019, while she was in Mumbai for a visit, her father was diagnosed with early signs of dementia.
UK based ParentCare, an online platform helping Indian expats procure trusted medical and care services for their relatives back in their country of origin
As an NRI and an experienced startup founder, I have set a goal to resolve the practical hurdles of long-distance support and help all members of the global Indian diaspora including myself.
NRIs often turn into long-distance caregivers for their parents in India- trying to arrange range of medical services and coordinating these services across borders and time zones.