elderly & active ageing
All publications related to elderly & active ageing are kept here.
Stop Family Violence - Abuse of Vulnerable Adults
National Survey on Senior Citizens in Singapore, 2005
In 2005, then-Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports (MCYS) commissioned this survey to understand senior citizens, their needs, household characteristics, health status, etc.
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).
Stop Family Violence - Elder Abuse
This publication provides basic information on elder abuse and neglect. Download: Stop Elder Abuse
Spatial Provision Guidelines
Intended for stakeholders in the building and related industries, this guidebook provides guidelines on how to build high quality elderly and disability facilities in Singapore.
Report of the Committee on Ageing Issues, 2006
Report on the recommendations by Committee on Ageing Issues on making growing old in Singapore a pleasant and fulfilling experience.
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.
Growing Old Graciously, 2000
Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) Report on the Ageing Population, 1999
National Survey of Senior Citizens In Singapore, 1995