National Day Volunteering: Bringing NDP Celebrations to Nursing Homes & Community Hospitals

National Day Volunteering: Bringing NDP Celebrations to Nursing Homes & Community Hospitals VOLUNTEER AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE THIS AUGUST! Last year, with the combined efforts of government organisations, corporations, schools and volunteers from all walks of life, we successfully brought National Day celebrations to over 10 nursing homes and community hospitals across ten [...]

By | May 23rd, 2018|Programmes|Comments Off on National Day Volunteering: Bringing NDP Celebrations to Nursing Homes & Community Hospitals

Seminars: Dealing with Burnout and Despair

In deep appreciation of the meaningful and compassionate work that healthcare professionals are doing to help patients cope with their illnesses and deaths, ACE Seniors has specially invited Liese Groot-Alberts a world renowned healthcare educator and practitioner, to conduct two skill-intensive and practical seminars to help teams strengthen their coping mechanism in overcoming burnout. The Need Burnout continues [...]

By | July 5th, 2017|Corporate Leadership, Programmes|Comments Off on Seminars: Dealing with Burnout and Despair

Workshop: Engaging Patients in Palliative Care & Communication Strategies in Patient Care

On 29 and 30 May, healthcare professionals from over 14 hospitals and nursing homes participated in a highly experiential and immersive 2-day workshop at Hengda Building in Singapore. Organised by ACE Seniors, the workshops were facilitated by Dr Ednin Hamzah, Medical Director and CEO of Hospis Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur. Participants took part in [...]

By | June 9th, 2017|Corporate Leadership, Programmes|Comments Off on Workshop: Engaging Patients in Palliative Care & Communication Strategies in Patient Care

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

Conference: ACP is Everybody’s Business 2016

How well prepared and equipped are your staff in starting the Advanced Care Planning (ACP) conversations with the residents in your nursing homes? Join us for this highly experiential and skill-intensive conference on how to be CONFIDENT in conducting ACP conversations and provide comfort end of life care. Held on November 22 and December 15, [...]

By | October 15th, 2016|Programmes|Comments Off on Conference: ACP is Everybody’s Business 2016

Living Victoriously: Taking a Matured Approach To End of Life Care

Let’s work together to change the way we die. Join us on the 24th of Novemberfor a highly experiential, interactive, and practical 1-day seminar on finishing well, by living well. You will: 1. Discover the diverse mindsets and strategies to living well. 2. Discover the current and hidden community resources in end-of-life care, and how [...]

By | September 26th, 2016|Programmes|Comments Off on Living Victoriously: Taking a Matured Approach To End of Life Care

Dementia is ‘Everybody’s Business’

This is a specially designed educational and networking session on the multidisciplinary approach in the management of dementia, includingpharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical management of patients, caregivers’ support, and planning the future of dementia care. During this seminar, you will: 1. Find out the latest research, medicines treatment on delaying and managing dementia 2. Examine the possibilities [...]

By | September 26th, 2016|Programmes|Comments Off on Dementia is ‘Everybody’s Business’

Encouraging Senior Volunteerism Project

Statistics has shown that 55% of older adults who start volunteering before retirement are more likely to continue volunteering in retirement. ACE Seniors is a grantee of National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC)’s Jump Start Grant scheme. The objective of the grant is to recruit older adults to start volunteering before retirement, through lunchtime talks [...]

By | September 26th, 2016|Programmes|Comments Off on Encouraging Senior Volunteerism Project

Understanding the Changing Needs of Singapore’s Older Population – National Survey

Singapore’s population is ageing fast. At Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities, the Singapore University of Technology and Design has started a research programme to study population ageing and the city. Their interest is to find out and better understand the needs and experiences of older Singaporeans in the areas of housing and outdoor [...]

By | September 26th, 2016|Programmes|Comments Off on Understanding the Changing Needs of Singapore’s Older Population – National Survey