MSF promotes positive mindsets and attitudes towards ageing and the elderly; and fosters a culture of active ageing among seniors.
National Survey of Senior Citizens 2011
To map out the financial, physical and social health of senior citizens in Singapore, then-Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports* (MCYS) commissioned NSCC 2011. It was conducted at an important time when the first baby boomers (born between 1947-1964) began reaching retirement age. Households with at least one person aged 55 and above were surveyed with a total of 5,000 senior citizens being successfully interviewed.
The Survey on Informal Caregiving
The Survey on Informal Caregiving, commissioned by then-Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports (MCYS) is the first national population-based survey from Singapore on informal caregiving for community-dwelling older adults aged 75 and over who require human assistance with at least one Activity of Daily Living (ADL).
To be a great grandparent these days is about being understanding and supportive. These grandparenting tips will help you to nurture closer, healthier ties with your children and their children.
Grandparenting Tips, 2000
Growing Old Graciously, 2000
Better Inter-Generational Relationships
Tips for younger or older persons on nurturing relationships with older/younger family members.