Adopt a positive mindset for positive parenting
For most parents, raising a child can be as taxing as it is rewarding. And for some, their parenting journey could be fraught with even more challenges. Mr Raj, a [...]
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When Caregivers Turn to Violence – The Dark Side of Caregivers’ Stress
When caregiving stress is not managed appropriately, there is a possibility of them escalating into unhelpful behaviours such as violence. Our senior social worker Angela explains why caregivers looking after [...]
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Care Planning for A Peace of Mind
Advance Care Planning (ACP), Advance Medical Directive (AMD), Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA), and Deputyship explained. It can be trying for our loved ones to make difficult decisions for us [...]
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Inaugural Peer-to-Peer Sharing Session for Caregivers, and by Caregivers
The inaugural peer-to-peer sharing session for caregivers provides a safe space for them to meet and share their caregiving experiences
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Preventing Caregiver Burnout through Respite Care (Complimentary Caregivers’ Guide Inside)
It is also important to remind caregivers to seek respite care services before the care burden becomes too great to handle
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Caregivers Lauded for Their Resilience and Strength
We are proud to share that two of our caregivers from the Building Bridges EIPIC Centre at SPD@Bedok were among the 17 recipients of the SingHealth Inspirational Caregiver Award this [...]
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Encouraging your child to wear a mask
With the lifting of the circuit breaker from 2 June, 2020, children will begin to return to their pre-schools and early intervention centres gradually. To prepare your child to return [...]
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Handling the Stress of Caregiving while Telecommuting
Caregivers who work in the day now have to telecommute from home. Caregivers of children with special needs can be highly stressed and will need respite and support over this [...]
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When Love for Family Comes First
For many of us, the circuit breaker measures in place till 1 June 2020 means being ‘confined’ at home a bit longer, not being able to meet our friends and [...]
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Support for Caregivers of Children in Early Intervention During Circuit Breaker
Early intervention sessions were temporarily suspended since 4 April 2020 due to circuit breaker measures to curb the spread of COVID-19. SPD Therapy Hub’s cluster head and senior speech therapist [...]
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