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Dementia Singapore’s Latest Advocacy and Fundraising Efforts Had Tampines Estate in the Spotlight

Dementia Singapore’s Latest Advocacy and Fundraising Efforts Had Tampines Estate in the Spotlight 1024 683 Dementia Singapore

Driven by the desire to head ‘Back To The Heartlands’ to better support the larger community of people living with dementia, Dementia Singapore’s latest efforts in advocacy and fundraising led to new milestones being realised on 9 September 2023.

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More Wayfinding Initiatives on its Way!

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Dementia Singapore is proud that its wayfinding initiatives continue to inspire transport operators and towns to make the environment more dementia-friendly. This time, we have SMRT Corporation Ltd (SMRT) onboard!

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Dementia Singapore’s Second Charity Networking Dinner Raises Over $100,000

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On 26 April 2023, Dementia Singapore held its second Charity Networking Dinner at Suntec City Sky Garden that brought together individuals from various backgrounds and industries in support of the dementia cause. Following last year’s successful debut run, this year’s dinner saw a great turnout of over 100 attendees, including our CEO, Jason Foo, board and committee members, donors, and partners.

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New Dementia Study Unveils Shifting Attitudes Towards the Condition

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A new nationwide study has revealed that more believe persons with dementia can live fulfilling lives, though stigma associated with the condition remains high.

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Golfing for a Cause: Dementia Singapore’s Inaugural Chari-Tee Golf Event Raises $260,000

Golfing for a Cause: Dementia Singapore’s Inaugural Chari-Tee Golf Event Raises $260,000 1024 683 Dementia Singapore

On 15 February 2023, Dementia Singapore held its first-ever Chari-Tee Golf event at Sentosa Golf Club, raising a total of $260,000. The day saw over 140 golfers take part in an exciting game, followed by a special dinner graced by Guest-of-Honour Mr K Shanmugam, Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Law.

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CARA: A year of empowering the dementia community

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In February 2023, CARA achieved a significant milestone with a strategic partnership between Dementia Singapore and the Municipal Services Office (MSO). The collaboration of CARA and MSO’s OneService app aims to provide holistic support for the dementia community in Singapore.

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“Find Your Way” Now Extended to Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange

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Dementia Singapore and SBS Transit launched the “Find Your Way” initiative at Chinatown MRT, a collaboration to help persons with dementia navigate public transport spaces with greater ease and independence.

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CARA Members on Vintage Radio SG’s ‘Weekend Warrior’ Show

CARA Members on Vintage Radio SG’s ‘Weekend Warrior’ Show 1024 461 Dementia Singapore

Tune in and be encouraged by CARA members, Alison Lim and Jamie Buitelaar , who are also dementia self-advocates and founders of Dementia & Co. as they face dementia.

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Free E-Learning Modules on Reminiscence Arts for Dementia

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Anyone who is keen on Reminiscence Arts facilitation with persons with dementia can now learn the basics for free.

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Enhancing Efforts to be a Dementia-Friendly and Inclusive Singapore

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On 20 November 2022, the Agency for Integrated Care (AIC) launched the national campaign, the #DementiaFriendlySG movement. The launch event received great support from individuals (including persons with dementia), corporate and community partners. To cement its commitment, a strategic partnership with Dementia Singapore was also formalised to spur collaborations and explore efforts to meet the needs of people with dementia and their families.

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Voices for Hope: Aspiring Dementia Self-Advocates

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On 15 November 2022, Dementia Singapore witnessed the 10th graduation ceremony of the Voices for Hope programme. It was a heartwarming sight to see families, friends, previous cohorts, and special guests gather to support the eight graduates from the 10th cohort of the Voices for Hope programme.

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MUS.za: A Jeweller with a Purpose

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For a third year running, local fine jewellery boutique MUS Zenith Affair (MUS.za) ran a campaign to raise funds for Dementia Singapore and champion the dementia cause. With a total of $210,000 raised so far, MUS.za has topped the previous years’ generous donations, proving that it is indeed a business with a heart of gold.

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