Caring for Vulnerable Seniors
Disbursed in FY2018
Offers a range of services that meet the basic needs of seniors with little or no caregiver support at home.
Equips caregivers with the skills and knowledge to look after their loved ones.
Enhances the social and psychological well-being of seniors through provision of professional counselling services and regular visits.
Befriending & Counselling
651 seniors were less isolated and felt supported to age in place. This is through achieving an improved sense of social and psychological well-being and access to contacts and sources of help.
4,537 caregivers learnt to provide better care for loved ones and were able to put their newly acquired skills to use at home.