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National Senior Volunteer Month is back

Choose from over 40 volunteering activities such as food preparation and befriending seniors.

 

Do good

The National Senior Volunteer Month is back and there are a number of volunteering activities on offer.

 

Sister act

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

 

“The Better Me”

This was the theme of this year’s Positive Ageing Conference and speakers shared about positive ageing, lifelong learning and senior volunteerism.

 

Retire with a purpose – volunteer

RSVP Singapore is organising the third National Senior Volunteer Month.

 

A friend in need

Ow Tuck Choy is a busy man these days as he has 10 befriendees under him that he keeps a close eye on. As much as it prevents vulnerable seniors from further social isolation, he also gains in making new friends.

 

Getting more seniors to volunteer

The volunteerism rate among those aged 55 years and above remains the lowest across the other age groups.

 

A boost to senior volunteerism

A new Silver Volunteer Fund under the President’s Challenge was launched to encourage more seniors to volunteer.

 

Silver volunteering

RSVP Singapore started Senior Volunteer Week with its Open House to further encourage seniors to volunteer, and it continues this year.

 

Volunteer-turned-staff

Lee Poh Leng loved his volunteering experience at the Institute of Mental Health (IMH) so much that he decided to join as a part-time staff.