Post Tagged with: "seniors"

Senior revalued

Senior revalued

4 May 2016 / Miscellaneous / 1 comment

NUSS and SACE held a symposium that touched on myths of ageing and that seniors should advocate for themselves.

 
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.

 
Celebrating seniors & arts

Celebrating seniors & arts

4 September 2014 / Miscellaneous / 1 comment

Silver Arts is back and has a new component – a showcase of short films that explore and engage with seniors.

 
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.

 
Crowd-sourcing for ideas

Crowd-sourcing for ideas

22 August 2013 / Miscellaneous / No comments

Before the Active Ageing Hackathon weekend, the StarHub Community gathered ideas to help improve the lives of seniors through the use of technology. The top three are revealed as well as a bizarre idea!

 
First-of-a-kind hackathon on active ageing in Singapore

First-of-a-kind hackathon on active ageing in Singapore

15 August 2013 / Miscellaneous / No comments

Active Ageing Hackathon brings people together to tackle challenges seniors face in their daily lives and come up with prototypes that use technology to improve their lives.

 
Turning the tables

Turning the tables

18 April 2013 / Health / No comments

Seniors have often been dispensing advice to the young. The time has come to hear what the young would like to say to those older.

 
The gift of a smartphone

The gift of a smartphone

17 October 2012 / Miscellaneous / No comments

Donate your used iPhone to a senior from two non-profits and let them enjoy the technology and related apps.

 
Stage presence

Stage presence

7 May 2012 / Inspiring Figures / 2 comments

A US theatre and concert group of seniors aged 73 to 89 takes to the stage during Singapore Arts Festival, supported by a founder who has been with them for 30 years.

 
Living in the golden years

Living in the golden years

16 April 2012 / Health / 1 comment

Two NUS graduates have started up a company to help seniors “maximise their independence and lead fulfilling and dignified lives”.