About the Activity

Thanks to hair cutting session, our patients no longer have to worry about 'bad hair day'!
As a volunteer, you can volunteer your services if you are capable of doing decent haircuts. Likewise, you can also assist us with queue management and keeping the area tidy, if you do not know how to do haircuts.
This activity is one of the most popular programmes in our hospital, serving up to 140 patients per session

Volunteer Positions

Coordinator (wheel patients)

Skills required: Other Skills Suitable for: First Timers, Seniors, Open to All Min. age: 15
You will assist to wheel patients from their bed to the hair cutting venue and back from the venue to their beds.

Additionally, you will also help us with queue management and to keep the area tidy.

If you have prior hair cutting experience, you may also join us as a hairdresser.

During the session, if you notice that the patient is feeling discomfort, please inform the Therapy Assistant immediately. You need to ensure that the patient is seated in the wheelchair during the session.

Point to note

1. For first- time voulnteers, report at 2 pm for a short briefing before the session. Subsequently, please report at 2.30pm.
2. We also accept Value In Action (VIA) and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) project for this activity. Please email us to discuss further.
3. Please come in light, as we do not have a locker for you to keep your stuff.
4. Casual attire is acceptable. No revealing clothes as you will be interacting with patients.
5. All successful signups are automatically confirmed.

Mohamad Sharil

Ang Mo Kio - Thye Hua Kwan Hospital