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Jade Circle revived

Jade Circle revived

29 August 2017 / Caregiving / No comments

After some “administrative hurdles in 2015”, the new nursing home for those with dementia is expected to be ready in 2019 and with further features.

 
First nursing home becomes a Go-To Point

First nursing home becomes a Go-To Point

5 July 2017 / Caregiving / No comments

There are now 13 Go-To Points in Yishun for lost seniors with dementia.

 
The newest kid on the block

The newest kid on the block

13 June 2017 / Caregiving / No comments

Coddle offers medical accompaniment as well as befriending for seniors.

 
Gard game to fight dementia

Gard game to fight dementia

30 May 2017 / Caregiving / 1 comment

Twenty-six-old comes up with initiative to plug gap in home-based activities.

 
NTUC inks deal with Caregiver Asia

NTUC inks deal with Caregiver Asia

2 May 2017 / Caregiving / No comments

The two agreements include providing caregiver services as well as training and employment opportunities.

 
A kueh lapis of activities

A kueh lapis of activities

11 April 2017 / Caregiving / No comments

A senior activity book for families and caregivers to share with seniors.

 
A community of care

A community of care

6 April 2017 / Caregiving / No comments

The Silver Caregivers Co-operative launches a mentor-mentee programme so new caregivers don’t have to walk alone.

 
Patient, caregiver & volunteer

Patient, caregiver & volunteer

9 February 2017 / Caregiving / No comments

Michael Wong, a recipient of the 2016 Singapore Patient Caregiver Award, is a cancer survivor who juggles his roles as a volunteer at TTSH and caregiving his wife who has dementia.

 
Asian meals for those with dysphagia

Asian meals for those with dysphagia

22 September 2016 / Caregiving / No comments

Changi General Hospital is working with Health Food Matters to produce and market meals in the Asia-Pacific region.

 
Diapers in a jiffy

Diapers in a jiffy

11 September 2016 / Caregiving / No comments

Looking for an easier, more convenient way to buy diapers and to buy in bulk? There are a number of local online companies that help you do just that.