Miscellaneous

Retire with a purpose – volunteer

This year’s National Senior Volunteer Month is going virtual and will have a number of virtual talks on health, IT, finance and volunteering.

Two research projects on seniors’ well-being awarded grants

One is dealing with the frailty of seniors, while the other is on using augmented reality.

Mobile access for seniors

Assistance to those who need support to obtain smartphone and mobile plans.

Loving air plants

This air plant collector shares how easy it is to grow air plants in your home.

Impact of COVID on Singapore’s older adults

SMU uncovers behaviour and attitudes of seniors in response to the COVID-19 environment in Singapore.

Commemorating Singapore’s 55th birthday

The National Library Board has lined up an array of activities for you and the family.

G20 countries in Asia-Pacific not prepared for the needs of ageing populations

A report shared that the G20 countries perform best in providing adaptive healthcare systems and worst in providing inclusive social structures and institutions.

First digital edition of Silver Arts

Seniors can look forward to a total of 15 daily programmes, with a diverse and engaging line-up of activities in English, Mandarin, Malay, Tamil and Chinese dialects.

NSA Roadshow goes virtual

The week-long event promotes lifelong learning opportunities.

First-ever Book Dispenser

The Choa Chu Kang Public Library may be closed for renovation but residents can still access books and materials they love.

Libraries to reopen come July 1

More good news, however, there will be restrictions in place.

Online game to teach good hygiene

Play the game with your grandkids so they can understand the need for precautionary measures.

Singapore Heritage Festival goes digital!

More than 80 programmes are available to watch in the comfort of your home.

8 HSBC branches in operation for now

Customers are advised to continue using digital banking channels where possible.

More digital offerings

NLB introduces new initiatives for seniors as circuit breaker ends.