Caregiving

Theatre served with a side of dementia

Theatre served with a side of dementia

16 September 2019 / Caregiving / No comments

To raise awareness of dementia, Forget Us Not presents a unique, improvisational theatre experience based on spontaneously shared stories of caregivers and persons with dementia.

 
Need to change attitudes towards dementia

Need to change attitudes towards dementia

29 April 2019 / Caregiving / No comments

National survey shares that 72 percent of persons with dementia feel rejection and loneliness, while 50 percent feel they cannot be open with others regarding their condition.

 
Missing loved ones

Missing loved ones

6 December 2018 / Caregiving / No comments

Harnessing the power of social media to help find seniors who have wandered off.

 
Patient ceiling hoist

Patient ceiling hoist

13 July 2018 / Caregiving / No comments

The system improves quality of care, eases physical demands on caregivers, and reduces caregivers’ dependence.

 
A mind unravelling

A mind unravelling

21 February 2018 / Caregiving / No comments

Theatre company Pangdemonium delves into the all-important issue of dementia.

 
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.