04/2018 Updates | SPD - Singapore

04/2018 Updates

Inaugural SPD Charity Dinner Raises Close to $285,000 for People with Disabilities

Inaugural SPD Charity Dinner Raises Close to $285,000 for People with Disabilities

12 April 2018

The inaugural SPD Charity Dinner held at PARKROYAL on Beach Road on 23 March took 350 guests down memory lane and included a gastronomical experience to boot. The event also raised close to $285,000. UPDATES bring you the highlights of the evening.

Celebrating Life’s Every Triumph Together – Philip Ang

Celebrating Life’s Every Triumph Together – Philip Ang

12 April 2018

“Having a disability doesn’t mean it is all bad. Life sets you this challenge because we have the strength to live it.” These were words that helped Mr Philip Ang overcome the many hurdles that surfaced in his life. The senior finance executive with SPD shares his story and his attitude towards life with senior advocacy analyst Poh Sho Siam.

How Caregivers in Singapore Are Embracing the Internet of Things to Improve Lives

How Caregivers in Singapore Are Embracing the Internet of Things to Improve Lives

12 April 2018

Caring for people with disabilities requires joined up thinking. People with disabilities have different needs, which might pose a challenge for caregivers, but the Internet is playing a significant part in helping to improve lives for caregivers in Singapore. Murray LeClair, a freelance finance writer, contributes his thoughts on the subject.