How Your Donation Makes a Difference
Can help to provide financial assistance for a caregiver to attend training in dementia care.
Can help to pay for 12.5kg of rice for lunch for our elderly at a New Horizon daycare centre.
Can help to pay for refreshments for elderly for their outings to places of interest.
Can help to provide financial assistance for elderly who are unable to afford day care fees.
Our Campaign Storyends 19 May 2018, 11:59 PM
An estimated one in 10 people aged 60 and above has dementia. By 2030, the number of people with dementia in Singapore is expected to more than double to 103,000. ADA is providing training and services to the person with dementia and caregivers. With the increase number of dementia cases, there is demands for ADA services which need more funding to run the services.
About The Charity
Alzheimer's Disease Association was formed in 1990 as a result of the growing concern for the needs of persons with dementia and their families. ADA is a voluntary welfare organization and is made up of caregivers, professionals and all who are interested in dementia.
* To increase the quality and quantity of care for the elderly with dementia
* To increase the number of services for the elderly with dementia and to be a model for other organisations to follow and learn from
* To increase families' abilities to cope with and continue caring for their elderly with dementia *To manage and support centres for the elderly with dementia
* To increase opportunities for research, the teaching and training of psychogeriatrics for personnel caring for the elderly with dementia