Post Tagged with: "dementia"

Building a dementia-friendly environment

Hong Leong Finance takes the lead in training its staff to better understand dementia and help its customers.

 

Activities to engage those with dementia

With dementia rising, caregivers need all the ideas they can to continue to engage their carers and stimulate their minds.

 

Another dementia-friendly community

Hong Kah North has become the second community that is dementia-friendly, and more communities have shown interest.

 

Let’s not forget dementia

An initiative by Lien Foundation and Khoo Teck Puat Hospital to help the public understand those with dementia.

 

All Saints Home opens two new eldercare & nursing homes

By opening these facilities, the VWO hopes to address the growing demand for eldercare in light of a rise in the number of seniors living alone.

 

A city for all ages

With a new training programme by Centre for Seniors and NTUC LearningHub, businesses can become more understanding towards seniors and those with dementia.

 

A dementia-friendly Singapore

With the number of people with dementia set to increase in time to come, the country is looking at ways to support them and their caregivers.

 

The children we forgot

Melissa Chan was 14 when her father was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s. Her journey has taken her on a path to help other youths to understand the disease and find support.

 

Dementia activities for your loved one

Six options to encourage engagement.

 

Finding respite at night

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.