Let’s Bring “An Inclusive Singapore” – Celebration of 2017 National Day to Our Frail Elderly in Nursing Homes and Hospitals

Every year, more than 90,000 elderly are unable to attend NDP, or be at home with their families, to enjoy the National Day celebration. This year, YOU can make a difference! Since 2014, ACE Seniors has brought National Day celebrations to over 1350 residents, staff and volunteers across three nursing [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Design of Community, The ACES Club|Comments Off on Let’s Bring “An Inclusive Singapore” – Celebration of 2017 National Day to Our Frail Elderly in Nursing Homes and Hospitals

ACES Seniorpreneurs

Aging is a sunrise industry. Singapore is the 3rd fastest aging nation in the world, with 1.8 of the population currently aged 50 and above. In 2015, Singaporeans aged 65+ had a total asset worth of US$10.8 billion in purchasing power, 3 times the spending power of the young. By 2030, 1 in 5 Singaporeans [...]

By | October 15th, 2016|Design of Community, Programmes|Comments Off on ACES Seniorpreneurs

Intergenerational Mentoring: Bridging youths and seniors through mentorship

The joint pilot programme between ACE Seniors (ACES) and Centre for Seniors (CFS) has trained 92 seniors as mentors for students. These intergenerational mentoring sessions touched the lives of 218 youths across student care centres, primary and secondary schools.  Our initiative received very positive results from the students: 93% noted that the programme helped [...]

By | October 15th, 2016|Design of Community, The Aces Club|Comments Off on Intergenerational Mentoring: Bridging youths and seniors through mentorship