Post Tagged with: "caregiving"

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.

 
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.

 
“My three retirements”

“My three retirements”

12 January 2016 / Reflections / 2 comments

A 79-year-old grandfather of two shares about his retirements and where he currently finds meaning in his life.

 
Solutions for seniors & caregivers get seed-funding

Solutions for seniors & caregivers get seed-funding

6 December 2015 / Miscellaneous / No comments

Sensors to protect against pressure ulcers and a pill dispenser come up tops in the first Modern Aging event, with funding each of S$50,000 to build their businesses.

 
Unsung heroes

Unsung heroes

4 November 2015 / Caregiving / 1 comment

The inaugural Singapore Patient Action Awards highlight the sacrifices and tough journey caregivers go through.

 
A little care for silver caregivers

A little care for silver caregivers

26 October 2015 / Caregiving / 2 comments

To address a growing pool of caregivers looking after their ageing parents, a cooperative has been set up to give them much-needed support.

 
A little help

A little help

22 October 2015 / Caregiving / No comments

NTUC Health offers a number of services at home to caregivers who need some support.

 
Finding respite at night

Finding respite at night

11 August 2015 / Caregiving / No comments

The only programme in Singapore that offers a night care service for those with dementia in a nursing home setting, the programme provides activities to clients and respite for caregivers.

 
Seeking care anytime, anywhere

Seeking care anytime, anywhere

21 May 2015 / Caregiving / No comments

Portal for careseekers looking for help and for those seniors looking for that second career.

 
Burden no more

Burden no more

22 July 2014 / Caregiving / 4 comments

A woman opens up about her early struggles and frustration with her mother who has dementia to where she is today, more in control.