Post Tagged with: "volunteering"

Do good

Do good

7 August 2018 / Miscellaneous / No comments

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

 
Sister act

Sister act

4 April 2018 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

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

 
“The Better Me”

“The Better Me”

22 March 2018 / Miscellaneous / No comments

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

Retire with a purpose – volunteer

11 August 2017 / Miscellaneous / No comments

RSVP Singapore is organising the third National Senior Volunteer Month.

 
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.

 
Getting more seniors to volunteer

Getting more seniors to volunteer

15 May 2017 / Miscellaneous / No comments

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

 
A boost to senior volunteerism

A boost to senior volunteerism

5 September 2015 / Miscellaneous / No comments

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

 
Silver volunteering

Silver volunteering

10 September 2014 / Miscellaneous / No comments

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

 
Volunteer-turned-staff

Volunteer-turned-staff

8 July 2013 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

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.

 
A passion for animals

A passion for animals

Johanna Salim shares her journey volunteering with the zoo, interacting with the animals and educating visitors about pet responsibility.