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Singapore's elderly poor: Looking after Helen

Alone for 17 years after her husband died, Helen Fernandez was falling prey to dementia, loneliness and squalor. But all that changed when a community of social service professionals and volunteers stepped in to help. This is part of CNA Insider's regional series on elderly poverty.

Singapore's elderly poor: Looking after Helen

14 May 2017 03:25am
Alone for 17 years after her husband died, Helen Fernandez was falling prey to dementia, loneliness and squalor. But all that changed when a community of social service professionals and volunteers stepped in to help. This is part of CNA Insider's regional series on elderly poverty.

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