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ends 31 Oct 2020, 11:59 PM

Raise funds to aid the Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN) in providing special education for persons with mild intellectual disability (IQ 50-70).

To date, APSN has 4 Special Education Schools, a Student Care Centre and a Centre for Adults, benefiting over 1,200 beneficiaries each year.

The funds raised would aid in providing academic, vocational and social skills, which are important for open employment and lifelong learning. That would enable persons with special needs to be active contributors of society, inspiring and building capabilities of partners and the community, as well as leading and advocating towards an inclusive society.

About The Charity

Established in 1976, Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN) is a social service agency providing special education for persons with mild intellectual disability (IQ 50-70). Today, APSN operates four Special Education (SPED) Schools (APSN Chaoyang School, APSN Katong School, APSN Tanglin School and APSN Delta Senior School) for students aged 7 to 21, an APSN Student Care Centre for children aged 7 to 18 and an APSN Centre for Adults for persons aged 16 and older, benefiting over 1,200 beneficiaries each year.

The APSN Schools and Centre adopt a holistic approach in its curriculum, comprising academic, vocational and social skills, which are important for open employment and lifelong learning. APSN seeks to enable persons with special needs to be active contributors of the society and is committed to inspire and build capabilities of its partners and community to lead and advocate an inclusive society.

To date, APSN's growing database has more than 5,000 beneficiaries, comprising students, trainees and alumni. The Association is constantly expanding its network to reach out to and understand the needs of its members to better support them.

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SUPPORTED CAUSES
Children & Youth
Disability
Education
Social Service