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Words Hurt

Hurt can take many different forms; it’s more than physical pain. Words, especially, have the power to hurt, and the scars that result aren’t just skin deep. read more
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Update on COVID-19: Changes to ADA Programmes and Events

In light of the Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19, previously known as 2019-nCov) and its effects on Singapore, ADA has had to make the difficult decision to temporarily suspend and postpone some of our programmes, services and events. read more
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ADA Ushers In The Year Of The Rat!

As part of this year’s Lunar New Year festivities, ADA and our dedicated partners set out to bring joy, prosperity and good fortune to our clients, caregivers and longtime volunteers! read more
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Official Statement by ADA regarding the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

In light of the Wuhan virus and its effects on Singapore, ADA is closely monitoring the developments of the coronavirus infection in Singapore and the advisories issued by Ministry of Health. read more
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Singapore Health Quality Service Awards 2020

Congratulations to our outstanding staff members who clinched Silver Awards at this year’s Singapore Health Quality Service Awards 2020! read more
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Ex-footballers 3.5 Times More Likely To Die From Dementia

A study has found that former professional footballers are three-and-a-half times more likely to die of dementia than the general population. read more
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More Love For All Seasons

ADA’s charity concert, Love For All Seasons, returned for its second edition this year, bigger and better than before. read more
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A Day Of Fun, #DespiteDementia

Themed “Let’s Talk About Dementia: End The Stigma”, the WAM2019 Carnival aimed to encourage people to learn more about dementia. The free admission, full-day funfair was held at *SCAPE and featured good fun for a good cause, with a myriad of edu-tainment booths, as well as a variety of carnival snacks and activities. read more
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Empowering Dementia Care Practitioners with VIPS

On 3 to 6 September 2019, ADA organised a series of lectures and workshops by Professor Dawn Brooker from the University of Worcester and Director of the Association for Dementia Studies (ADS). An inaugural visit to Singapore, she was accompanied by Ms Isabelle Latham, Senior Lecturer at ADS. read more
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Be part of the #DespiteDementia movement

The #DespiteDementia campaign is all about changing perceptions and fighting dementia stigma. It’s about removing the labels people place on those with dementia – dispelling the notion that their condition should define them – and seeing the person underneath who yearns to live their life with dignity and pride just like any of us. read more
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