Tag: elderly

HDB lifts in Toa Payoh break down, man carries elderly dad up to 19th...

Singapore – Due to two lifts breaking down in their Housing and Development Board (HDB) block, a man had to carry his 75-year-old father...

Domestic helpers film TikTok videos, neglect elderly and child at Bukit Batok playground

Singapore – Five foreign domestic helpers were spotted neglecting their duties in caring for the elderly while they filmed TikTok videos. A group of domestic...

S’pore retiree ordered to clear decade-old secret garden in Choa Chu Kang forest

Singapore – The owner of a garden the size of a three-room flat located in Choa Chu Kang was ordered to clear the area...

S$5,500 raised by 12-year-old to buy phones for seniors during circuit breaker

Singapore – After overhearing her parents discussing the need of the elderly to contact SG Cares volunteers amid the Covid-19 pandemic,  12-year-old Chloe Koh...

Elderly lady spotted selling tissue packets to car drivers and passersby at Yishun junction

Singapore – An elderly lady was spotted offering tissue packets for sale to stopped vehicles and passers-by at a Yishun junction. "This old lady without...

Non-profit organisation seeks help for sick elderly who do not qualify for govt aid

Singapore -- A non-profit organisation has reached out on social media for sponsors to help their elderly beneficiaries, some of whom are ill, or...
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72-year-old man sent to ICU following Covid-19 vaccination; MOH confirms cardiac arrest wasn’t caused...

Singapore – A 72-year-old Singaporean man was taken to the intensive care unit (ICU) on Tuesday (Feb 16) night after suffering cardiac arrest. The...
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S’pore residents 70 years old and above can register in advance for Covid-19 vaccination...

Singapore – Seniors 70 years old and above can now register their interest to get vaccinated for Covid-19 as part of a pilot launch...

Domestic worker accused of abusing elderly woman in wheelchair

Singapore -- A netizen who saw a domestic worker abusing an elderly woman in a wheelchair has posted a photo of them in the...

Video of elderly cleaner reminds netizens of Tan Chuan-Jin’s “exercise” comments

Singapore -- A video of an elderly cleaner in a hawker centre has sparked pointed comments about him doing it for the “exercise”. The comments...
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