Inspiring Figures

Sketch uncles

Travelling exhibition shows Singapore’s National Monuments in a different light.

 

Age is just a number

This former national dragon boater and national boxer is inspiring others to excel.

 

Turning a new leaf

David Pattiselanno was leading a very active life till an accident made him take a different road.

 

New senior guides

Science Centre’s ageing exhibition adds six new guides.

 

A man on a mission

Cyril Ong has found meaning in his life and he is on a mission to help as many people as he can.

 

Seniors got talent

A competition shows off seniors singing a wide range of songs, from country to Broadway music.

 

Tonic of music

Seniors with no musical experience were giving a chance to learn and show off their skills.

 

Piano lady

Lily Boon loves playing the piano, especially when she is surrounded by crowds singing.

 

A second chance

A 71-year-old recounts the time when her marriage broke down and the only thing she could find solace in was alcohol. 

 

Sister act

Two sisters volunteer together at a polyclinic assisting elderly patients and caregivers.