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seniors

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  1. Vulnerable Adults Bill to be introduced in the first half of this year: Desmond Lee

    The Bill will allow the authorities to step in for high-risk cases where intervention is necessary to protect and ensure the safety of the ...
  2. More daycare spaces for seniors over next 2 years

  3. Initiative launched to get more seniors to serve the community

  4. Commentary: Three lessons learned caring for seniors as Singapore's population ages

    It’s not writing national policy or setting aside funds that will make the sum difference in caring for our seniors, much as these are needed, ...
  5. Commentary: While frail and in poor health, Myanmar elderly benefit from strong family support

    To manage the effects of Myanmar's ageing population, assistance should be focussed on aiding poor households and investing in community-based ...
  6. Ageing in institutions: Choices and challenges

    What are the options for institutional aged care in Singapore? This issue came into focus recently, with the Government responding to Lien ...
  7. Nursing home staff in Singapore overworked and underpaid: Study

    Most of them are foreigners, with untrained fresh hires being paid as little as S$350 a month, excluding food and lodging, the report said, adding ...
  8. Commuters on Downtown Line triple after stage 2 opening

    The average daily weekday ridership of the Downtown Line has increased by three times, from 83,000 in October 2015 to more than 250,000 in ...
  9. Pioneer Generation Ambassadors to extend outreach to all Singaporeans aged above 65

    This means 90,000 more seniors who are not from the pioneer generation will be part of the programme, which aims to help them benefit from ...
  10. Silver Zone Programme to be expanded to 50 locations by 2023

    Six more Silver Zones in Bedok North, Clementi, Commonwealth, Telok Blangah, Toa Payoh and Woodlands are slated for completion by end 2017, LTA says.