Inspiring Figures

Piano lady

Piano lady

26 June 2018 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

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

 
A second chance

A second chance

25 April 2018 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

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

Sister act

4 April 2018 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

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

 
The sweet sound of music

The sweet sound of music

28 March 2018 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

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

Challenging ageing

19 December 2017 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

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

 
The role model

The role model

29 November 2017 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

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

 
A guide to all

A guide to all

26 September 2017 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

A 76-year-old recounts her early years, but it is her present doing voluntary guiding that she is most proud of.

 
Living life to the fullest

Living life to the fullest

4 July 2017 / Inspiring Figures / 2 comments

Edwin Khoo has faced challenges after challenges, and each time, he took the lessons in his stride.

 
Destined to serve

Destined to serve

5 June 2017 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

It was chance that brought Priscilla Theseira to a career in special education and she hasn’t looked back since.

 
A friend in need

A friend in need

24 May 2017 / Inspiring Figures / 2 comments

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.