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An Open Letter to Filmmakers on Portrayals of Dementia

September 2, 2022

Dementia self-advocate Emily Ong calls for sensitivity in on-screen portrayals of dementia that affirm dignity and self-worth. The Impact…

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Somewhere in This Fog of Memory Art Installation

Dementia Through My Eyes: Undergraduates Create Art Installation on Dementia

July 27, 2022

What is the experience of dementia like? A group of students from the National University of Singapore (NUS) addressed…

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Dementia-Friendly Kindness Seats Initiative

April 8, 2022

The Dementia-Friendly Kindness Seats initiative, in at least 29 SMRT train stations from North-South Line, East-West Line and Circle…

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Dr Rinkoo Ghosh: Living An Empathic & Resilient Life

April 1, 2022

Being a caregiver to her dementia-conditioned mum and to her late father has brought Dr Rinkoo Ghosh on an…

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My Caregiving Journey

April 6, 2022

As the primary caregiver to her husband, Rodney Paglar who is living with dementia, Jacinta’s caregiving journey has been…

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Janet Koh: What Care Means to Me

April 1, 2022

Caring is to always be there for my loved one. In 2010, I resigned from my full-time job as…

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Launch of DementiaHub.SG

September 21, 2021

21 September 2021: The official launch of DementiaHub.SG was a great success with wonderful media reception. The launch was…

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Person-Centred Dementia Care: Applying the AGES Model for Long-Term Learning

March 11, 2022

It’s Not Rocket Science; It’s Neuroscience! From my experience facilitating the University of Bradford course Dementia Care Mapping™ for…

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Nothing About Us, Without Us: My Journey as a Dementia Advocate

June 24, 2021

Emily Ong shares on her a journey as a dementia advocate, and how she has stepped up her advocacy…

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Wayfinding and Dementia

June 22, 2021

As dementia becomes more prevalent in Singapore, ADA has been steadfast in its belief, supporting those impacted by the…

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Dementia and Work Skills: Give Us a Chance to Remain Employed

February 5, 2021

Living with neurodegenerative disorders like dementia does not mean individuals suddenly lose their functional capacity and work skills upon…

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January 3, 2021

Dementia Singapore’s Voices for Hope graduate Thomas Ong shares his reflection in a poem titled “Dementia”. A burden to…

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Voices for Hope: Giving a Voice to Those With Dementia

December 16, 2020

We are delighted to have Madam Rohani Bte Rahmat, care partner to her husband living with dementia, give her…

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H.O.P.E: Living a Normal Life With Dementia

December 16, 2020

We are proud of Ms Emily Ong, a dementia advocate in Singapore gives her poignant thoughts as someone living…

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