Caregiving

Celebrating the unsung heroes in caregiving

Celebrating the unsung heroes in caregiving

20 December 2017 / Caregiving / No comments

A new community online portal that shares the stories of caregivers and provides them with as much information to help them care for their loved ones.

 
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.