Organising Schedules and Managing Time – Tips for Multi-Role Caregivers
Most caregivers are required to wear many hats. You may be a main caregiver, but you may also be a parent, a student or a working adult. Balancing many tasks [...]
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How to Improve Communication with Your Care Recipient – Tips for Caregivers
While caring for your care recipient, misunderstandings or disagreements between the two of you is likely to arise. Your care recipient may be feeling hopelessness, loss of control, confusion and [...]
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Financial Planning Tips for Caregivers
Caring for someone with special needs may make it seem impossible to set aside funds for the future. Caregivers may feel stuck in a vicious cycle of debt and feeling [...]
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Caregiving Stress and How to Cope with It
Caregiving can be a fulfilling experience, but also stressful at times. SPD client Sia Jin Zhu shared some tips to cope with caregiving stress she has read on and observed.
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New Resource Library Now Open at SPD@Bedok
Caregivers can now borrow toys, story books, LEGO blocks and folder tasks, among other resources from SPD@Bedok’s new resource library.
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Celebrating Life’s Every Triumph Together – Sia Jin Zhu
Jin Zhu, who has congenital muscular dystrophy, finds meaning through her love for writing and volunteering, despite having to stay at home. Read more of her story here.
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Binding Caregivers Together Through Food
The Building Bridges EIPIC Centre at SPD@Tampines piloted its first #MakanBonding session in March for caregivers. Find out more from social work associate, Valery Veronica Lee.
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Social Work Mythbusters
In conjunction with Social Work Day on 19 March 2019, find out more from our social workers as they debunk some myths about their profession.
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Healthy Sleep, Healthy Life! Workshop for Caregivers
Sleep quality is an important part of healthy living. About 50 caregivers and family members learnt more about quality sleep and health at a workshop organised by SPD’s Caregiver Wellness [...]
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Specialised Case Management Programme
The Specialised Case Management Programme (SCMP) is a nation-wide pilot programme started in October 2006 to support persons of all age groups with disabilities and their caregivers, to empower them [...]
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