Post Tagged with: "seniors"

Senior revalued

NUSS and SACE held a symposium that touched on myths of ageing and that seniors should advocate for themselves.

 

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.

 

Celebrating seniors & arts

Silver Arts is back and has a new component – a showcase of short films that explore and engage with seniors.

 

An app for seniors

An ex-nursing home manager from the UK has recently introduced an app that keeps seniors socially-connected.

 

Crowd-sourcing for ideas

Before the Active Ageing Hackathon weekend, the StarHub Community gathered ideas to help improve the lives of seniors through the use of technology. The top three are revealed as well as a bizarre idea!

 

First-of-a-kind hackathon on active ageing in Singapore

Active Ageing Hackathon brings people together to tackle challenges seniors face in their daily lives and come up with prototypes that use technology to improve their lives.

 

Turning the tables

Seniors have often been dispensing advice to the young. The time has come to hear what the young would like to say to those older.

 

The gift of a smartphone

Donate your used iPhone to a senior from two non-profits and let them enjoy the technology and related apps.

 

Stage presence

A US theatre and concert group of seniors aged 73 to 89 takes to the stage during Singapore Arts Festival, supported by a founder who has been with them for 30 years.

 

Living in the golden years

Two NUS graduates have started up a company to help seniors “maximise their independence and lead fulfilling and dignified lives”.