Post Tagged with: "caregiving"

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.

 
NTUC inks deal with Caregiver Asia

NTUC inks deal with Caregiver Asia

2 May 2017 / Caregiving / No comments

The two agreements include providing caregiver services as well as training and employment opportunities.

 
Patient, caregiver & volunteer

Patient, caregiver & volunteer

9 February 2017 / Caregiving / No comments

Michael Wong, a recipient of the 2016 Singapore Patient Caregiver Award, is a cancer survivor who juggles his roles as a volunteer at TTSH and caregiving his wife who has dementia.

 
“My three retirements”

“My three retirements”

12 January 2016 / Reflections / 2 comments

A 79-year-old grandfather of two shares about his retirements and where he currently finds meaning in his life.

 
Solutions for seniors & caregivers get seed-funding

Solutions for seniors & caregivers get seed-funding

6 December 2015 / Miscellaneous / No comments

Sensors to protect against pressure ulcers and a pill dispenser come up tops in the first Modern Aging event, with funding each of S$50,000 to build their businesses.

 
Unsung heroes

Unsung heroes

4 November 2015 / Caregiving / 1 comment

The inaugural Singapore Patient Action Awards highlight the sacrifices and tough journey caregivers go through.

 
A little care for silver caregivers

A little care for silver caregivers

26 October 2015 / Caregiving / 2 comments

To address a growing pool of caregivers looking after their ageing parents, a cooperative has been set up to give them much-needed support.

 
A little help

A little help

22 October 2015 / Caregiving / No comments

NTUC Health offers a number of services at home to caregivers who need some support.

 
Finding respite at night

Finding respite at night

11 August 2015 / Caregiving / No comments

The only programme in Singapore that offers a night care service for those with dementia in a nursing home setting, the programme provides activities to clients and respite for caregivers.