Post Tagged with: "active"

Adding a little kopi with toast

Adding a little kopi with toast

30 March 2014 / Miscellaneous / No comments

A new initiative by the Council for Third Age to get active seniors to help the less active ones adopt a more exciting lifestyle.

 
ACES in the hole

ACES in the hole

25 March 2014 / Health / No comments

The ACES Club, which is mirrored from AARP in the US, is hoping to get older adults to remain relevant and a source of inspiration for their community.

 
Getting socially-engaged

Getting socially-engaged

3 February 2014 / Health / No comments

A senior who is engaged with activities tends to be both healthier and happier. As such, four NTU students have made it their mission to keep more seniors active.

 
Advocating for seniors

Advocating for seniors

7 January 2014 / Inspiring Figures / 5 comments

Thomas Lim believes that keeping seniors active and connected to the community is a good way to stave off loneliness.

 
A university for seniors

A university for seniors

5 December 2013 / Health / 5 comments

Believing that one shouldn’t stop learning even at 80, a 67-year-old starts a community of learners so to keep minds active as long as possible.

 
IT troubleshooting

IT troubleshooting

3 December 2013 / Miscellaneous / No comments

A new initiative has been launched that provides seniors with IT advice and troubleshooting.

 
An app for seniors

An app for seniors

26 November 2013 / Miscellaneous / 3 comments

An ex-nursing home manager from the UK has recently introduced an app that keeps seniors socially-connected.

 
Ageing has its price & privileges

Ageing has its price & privileges

5 November 2013 / Opinions / 1 comment

Though old-age brings its share of medical issues, it also brings its share of amusement as this writer experienced.

 
Her days at the airport

Her days at the airport

18 September 2013 / Finance / No comments

Belinda Thia shares her working experience in the Housekeeping Department at Crowne Plaza Changi Airport. The hotel recently got the “Caring Employer” award by the Singapore Compact for CSR for employing persons with disabilities (PWD) as well as matured workers.

 
Reinvent yourself

Reinvent yourself

1 February 2013 / Opinions / No comments

Change is necessary as we age and it is not something to fear.