About Campaign

ends 30 Apr 2016, 11:59 PM
Below is a story of a beneficiary helped by Abilities Beyond Limitations and Expectations (ABLE).

At 20, Jayandi d/o Arrumugam was a clerk who hope to set up a handicrafts business. A bad traffic accident changed everything when she lost her left leg.

Having spent 27 years in a wheelchair, Jayanthi, now 47, works in an office once again. After taking an accounting course, she does accounts for companies at ABLE SEAS (Social Enterprise Accounting Services) Ltd, a social enterprise run by ABLE, a charity serving persons with physical disabilities. A member of Caritas Singapore, it receives funding from Caritas Singapore to run its operations and programmes. ABLE also operates a respite centre for caregivers, allowing them time-out while their loved ones are being cared for.

Your generous donation will help Caritas Singapore continue our support and care to the poor and marginalised in our community through the work of the 24 member organisations under our umbrella.

About the Charity

Caritas Singapore is the official social and community arm of the Catholic Church, and the umbrella body for 27 Catholic charities and organisations whose work reaches the community regardless of race, religion or nationality. The member organisations under our umbrella offer a wide array of services to beneficiaries and clients such as the low income, children, youth-at-risk, families, elderly, persons with health issues, persons with disabilities, migrants, and more.

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SUPPORTED CAUSES
Disability