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How To Respond To Common Dementia Accusations

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A person with dementia may sometimes make accusations against people around them, including their family, friends, and caregivers. This can be very challenging to deal with, and it is important to understand that the person with dementia isn’t making this accusations on purpose to hurt you.

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The Use Of Lego Therapy For Dementia

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Lego is more than a fun activity for children; these small building blocks can also be powerful tools for stimulating the minds and creativity for persons living with dementia.

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Up close and personal with Dr Ang Peng Chye

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You may know him as the man who started ADA thirty years ago with a singular focus to champion the dementia cause. Today, Dr Ang Peng Chye shares with us about the early days that led to the establishment of Alzheimer’s Disease Association, its major milestones through the years and why he is hopeful for the dementia cause in Singapore.

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Vintage Radio For The Ageless Generation

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Music is a wonderful medium that elderly persons with dementia can reminisce with and react positively to. Embracing this is VintageRadio.SG, a streamed radio station that plays vintage songs and oldies from the 50’s to 70’s exclusively.

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Ways To Create An Empowering Dementia Environment

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With the overarching theme of ‘Empowerment’, World Alzheimer’s Month 2020 aims to empower and enable every person in Singapore’s dementia community.

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Tips To Clock Those Steps In A COVID-19 World

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With many of our schedules still disrupted by COVID-19, clocking our steps isn’t quite as straightforward as climbing the stairs instead of taking the elevator as we go about our day.

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ADA celebrates a fully virtual World Alzheimer’s Month 2020!

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This year, ADA celebrates WAM once again—bigger and better than before! Bearing the overarching theme of ‘Empowerment’, WAM 2020 aims to empower and enable every person in Singapore’s dementia community, be it a person living with dementia, caregiver, relative, friend or ally.

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Go The Extra Mile For Dementia With ADA Walk2Remember 2020

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Show your support for the dementia community by joining ADA Walk2Remember 2020 during World Alzheimer’s Month this September.

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Dental Care Tips For Dementia Caregivers

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Maintaining good oral health is important for your overall health and wellbeing. To help to reduce the risk of developing poor oral and dental health, it’s important to establish a dental care programme.

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Volunteering Goes Virtual!

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Across the globe, the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted communities and daily activities in unprecedented ways. Physical volunteering had to cease, leading ADA to redesign its volunteering initiatives to ensure that people who are keen to serve with a heart can continue to support the dementia community.

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Virtually There: ADA ramps up digital caregiver support with new webinar series

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Webinars are part of ADA’s expanding digital toolkit to grow its outreach and support to the dementia community. As the COVID-19 impact deepened, ADA saw the need to launch new digital platforms to offer support and guidance to family caregivers in the midst of an unprecedented challenge in caring for their loved ones with dementia at home.

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Supporting Loved Ones With Dementia In The General Election 2020

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As the General Election 2020 approaches, persons living with dementia may find it challenging to participate in the process and vote. Here, we share some tips and guidance from the Elections Department Singapore on the legal implications as well as support provided to persons with dementia.

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Welcome to Dementia Singapore (DSG), formerly known as Alzheimer’s Disease Association (ADA). Learn more about our transition.

As DSG takes over the functions and operations of ADA, please have a look at our Deemed Consent Notification letter, regarding our collection, use and / or disclosure of personal data here.