Inspiring Figures

Stay at home notice

Thomas Lim and his wife had to cut short their trip to Morocco to come back to Singapore and ended up with a Stay-Home Notice.

Defying ageing

A panel discussion at ELDEX Asia had four active agers sharing their inspiring stories.

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.

The sweet sound of music

This enterprising 69-year-old has found a gap when he discovered the ukulele, which has led him to find meaning in his life.

Challenging ageing

Three inspiring Dialogue with Time senior guides show that ageing is really just a number.

The role model

Frankie Ng not only exercises regularly but also encourages others to live an active lifestyle.