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Elderly Japanese man gets 4 Covid-19 vaccine shots, believing more jabs would be “more...

A Hokkaido, Japan resident in his 80s secretly got two extra doses of Covid-19 vaccines, telling authorities he thought multiple jabs would afford him...

S’pore helper spitting into cereal of an elderly man caught on camera

Singapore — A domestic helper from Indonesia employed to take care of two seniors was caught on closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage spitting into the...

Lim Tean speaks up on the plight of elderly cleaners: We need to create...

Singapore — Opposition leader and lawyer Lim Tean spoke up about the elderly in Singapore still having to work even in old age. The previous...

Kind stranger on MRT helps elderly man return home when he got lost after...

Singapore – The story of how a kind stranger on the MRT helped an elderly man reach home safely after he got lost on...

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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