Zorgzame buurten en wijken: de leefwereld centraal Pt. 3
Elaine Unegbu is a seventy-four year old coresearcher who lives in Whalley Range. She is originally from the island of Aruba, off the coast of South America, in an area known as the Netherlands Antilles. She was trained as a nurse in the Netherlands and worked in Nigeria, the Netherlands and England. When she became widowed 28 years ago she moved to South Manchester. Her children and grandchildren live in close proximity to her. Before she retired she was involved in a range of volunteering projects in Manchester including Patient and Public involvement forums/boards. She has also been very committed to working with older people, and she is an elected member of the Age-Friendly Manchester Board, an initiative managed by the City Council.