Post Tagged with: "dementia"

A community of care

A community of care

9 October 2017 / Miscellaneous / No comments

Bishan East-Thomson constituency becomes the second constituency after Yishun to join Lien Foundation’s Forget Us Not initiative.

 
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.

 
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.

 
Building a dementia-friendly environment

Building a dementia-friendly environment

18 November 2016 / Health / No comments

Hong Leong Finance takes the lead in training its staff to better understand dementia and help its customers.

 
Activities to engage those with dementia

Activities to engage those with dementia

26 May 2016 / Caregiving / 1 comment

With dementia rising, caregivers need all the ideas they can to continue to engage their carers and stimulate their minds.

 
Another dementia-friendly community

Another dementia-friendly community

21 March 2016 / Health / No comments

Hong Kah North has become the second community that is dementia-friendly, and more communities have shown interest.

 
Let’s not forget dementia

Let’s not forget dementia

20 January 2016 / Health / 1 comment

An initiative by Lien Foundation and Khoo Teck Puat Hospital to help the public understand those with dementia.

 
All Saints Home opens two new eldercare & nursing homes

All Saints Home opens two new eldercare & nursing homes

17 November 2015 / Health / No comments

By opening these facilities, the VWO hopes to address the growing demand for eldercare in light of a rise in the number of seniors living alone.

 
A city for all ages

A city for all ages

13 November 2015 / Miscellaneous / No comments

With a new training programme by Centre for Seniors and NTUC LearningHub, businesses can become more understanding towards seniors and those with dementia.