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Society of Sheng Hong Welfare Services (SSHWS)
- We are set up as the welfare arm of Lorong Koo Chye Sheng Hong Temple Association.
- Our programs and services are secular in nature. We do not accept proselytizing practice from our employees, volunteers or associates.
- Our programs and services are inclusive and open to all residing in Singapore, regardless of age, race, language or religion.
- We are a registered society since 26 April 2000.
- We are a gazetted charity since 9 May 2000.
- We are given IPC status since 3 November 2000. Donations are tax-deductible.
- We have been a Full Member of National Council of Social Service (NCSS) since 18 November 2002.
- Our UEN Number is T00SS0066C.
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16/11/20Hi everyone! Life Point has updated our payment methods for all our services. Please click on the photo to find out more. For enquries please call us at 6538 9877 or email us at email@example.com 大家好！生命同行坊已更新了我们的付款方式。清点按以上的照片看您能如何支付讲座或课程费用。 若有任何询问，请致电6538 9877或发电邮到 firstname.lastname@example.org ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]
29/10/20你好！本中心为乐龄人士和公众主办一系列的活动。 1） “迈向圆满人生 – 无憾人生/规划晚晴” Zoom 线上讲座 日期：2020年11月24日（星期二） 时间：上午10点半至中午12点 免费给50岁及以上的人士 内容：学习如何更好与家人以及亲友沟通，让关系更紧密；学习如何安排后事以及做 临终准备，无后顾之忧。 2） “迈向圆满人生 – 乐龄资源” Zoom 线上讲座 日期：2020年11月25日（星期三） 时间：上午10点半至中午12点 免费给50岁及以上的人士 […]
22/10/20Life Point is a non-profit organisation that relies on government funding as well as public donation. With your support and contribution, we are able to continue to fulfill our social mission and strive to provide our services with affordable charges. Please indicate your name and NRIC/FIN/UEN number to be eligible for tax deduction; the […]
19/10/20Singapore Hospice Council (SHC) is celebrating the annual World Hospice and Palliative Care Day in the month of October 2020! Do join in the free upcoming “HeARTS in ACTion” Webinars on 24 and 25 October 2020 as we continue to celebrate World Hospice and Palliative Care Day 2020. To register, please scan the respective QR […]
13/10/20When Should I make a Will? 什麼時候應該订立遗嘱？
10/10/20#ThankYouProject We might not know their faces, or even their names. But that doesn’t stop Community Care staff from touching our seniors’ lives, every single day. Help us thank our Community Care heroes at www.aic.sg/thankyou #BornToCare We are all looking for that calling – that one thing that we were born to do. […]
07/10/20Date: 29 Oct 2020 (Thurs) Time: 10.30am Language: English Topics covered includes: 1. Benefits of pre-planning one’s funeral 2. How to pre-plan one’s funeral 3. How to deal with grief and loss 4. How to help someone dealing with grief and loss Please register now at https://forms.gle/ehfTTyk6bXhcRTEi9 or call 6538 9877.
07/10/20When and what should I include in my Will? 何时应该订立遗嘱 与遗嘱中应该包括什么？
15/09/20What is LPA? Do I need One? Have you done it? Come! Join us to know what LPA is and can do for you. Registration for the online Zoom LPA talk in English and Mandarin session is now open! 什麼是 LPA? 我需要一個嗎? 你做完了嗎? 來! 加入我們, 瞭解LPA是什麼, 可以為你做什麼。 网上ZOOM讲座 LPA 註冊現已開放!
15/09/20Registration for the online Zoom ACP talk in English and Mandarin session is now open! What is Advance Care Plan (ACP)? I need??? Done it? ………… Join us to know what ACP is and can do for you. ZOOM ACP 讲座 的註冊現已開放! 什麼是预先護理計劃 (ACP)? 我需要吗??? 完成了吗?………… 加入我們, 瞭解 ACP 是什麼, 可以為你做什麼。
09/09/20All Zoom talks are free, until further notice. 所有的Zoom线上讲座是免费的。
28/08/20Let’s get Nostalgic! On 16, 18, 23, 25, 30 September (Wed & Fri) 2.30-4.30pm Eligibility: 1) Age 50 or above with no hearing impairment 2) English literate 3) Have a laptop with camera and speaker for Zoom sharing 4) Can commit to all 5 sessions Limited on 8 pax only! Register now at https://forms.gle/NgTiaUF64DsiRABa7 or […]
17/08/20What is TCM Nutrition about? How to apply the concept of TCM Nutrition into our daily lives? Register Now or enquire! via Whatsapp 9195 2006 or Contact 6239 0936. 中醫營養是關於什麼呢? 如何將中醫營養的概念運用到我們的日常生活中? 立即报名註冊! WhatsApp 9195 2006 或致電 6239 0936 向我們進行註冊或查詢。
06/08/20We’re on social media and we’d love you to give us a follow! At HSHFSC, we would love to share healthy tips, contests and stay updated on the latest news and information. We would love for you to join us on our journey to celebrate our successes and empower the community. Click on the link […]
24/07/20Hi everyone! Below are the upcoming ZOOM talks for July-September! Please register using the Google Form links provided or you may call us at 65389877 to register. All ZOOM talks are FREE. Thank you! 😄 大家好！以下是在7月至9月即将举行的ZOOM线上讲座。请使用以下的链接报名，或拨打6538 9877 报名。ZOOM线上讲座是免费的。谢谢！😄 Lasting Power of Attorney Eng Talk: 29/07/2020 (Wed) https://forms.gle/VRSudk7m4Z7QpYFY7 (completed) 22/08/2020 (Sat) https://forms.gle/uj4piXToaHvoyBXx8 (registration full) 09/09/2020 […]
24/07/20Entering 4th Age is a free 2-session talk series (in Mandarin) that aims to equip seniors (age 50 and above) with information on social services, medical services, and other relevant services that they might require, teach them ways to communicate end-of-life matters with their loved ones and to introduce them to certain end-of-life related documents. […]
16/07/20Know of a newly-appointed Deputy who is caring for someone who has lost mental capacity? Invite them to our upcoming webinar on Deputyship Duties (in Mandarin)! Date: 29 July 2020 (Wednesday) Time: 6:30pm – 8pm Participants will gain access to real-time, online training and resources to better carry out duties as a Deputy. Register now […]
14/07/20Topics covered include 将被讨论的话题 : 1. Benefits of pre-planning one’s funeral 预先规划丧礼的好处 2. How to pre-plan one’s funeral 筹备丧礼的窍门 3. How to deal with grief and loss 怎样面对失落与哀伤 4. How to help someone dealing with grief and loss 怎样抚慰丧亲的亲友，让哀不再伤？ Please call 6538 9877 for registration and more information. 请拨打65389877报名或询问更多详情。
13/07/20NSA Virtual Roadshow 2020 全国乐龄学苑网上路演 As part of Council for Third Age (C3A)’s ongoing efforts to promote positive ageing, lifelong learning and senior volunteerism, C3A will be organising our inaugural NSA Virtual Roadshow from 27 July to 2 August 2020, which will offer seniors aged 50 years and above an array of online and […]
11/07/20Dear members and visitors of Sheng Hong Active Ageing Hub @Sennett, We have resumed some activities in a safe and controlled manner for you to join our programs. We welcome you to re-join and use the facilities of the centre physically. All visitors who enter the Active Ageing Hub must check-in using the Safe […]
01/07/20Under the latest guidelines from the Ministry of Health, anyone who enters Life Point must check-in using the Safe Entry system, wear a mask, measure body temperature. Clients are only allowed into our centre on an appointment basis. We will also continue to run our popular talks online to make up for the restriction on […]
18/06/20Registration is now opened for Year 2020 & 2021 The centre is now opened for new registration! Interested parents please call us at 68585862 to find out more about our curriculum and make an appointment to visit us at 175 Macpherson Road (348537). We look forward to meeting you.
30/04/20In response to heightened precautionary measure to introduce circuit breaker for COVID-19, our Centre premises will be closed from 7 April 2020 to 1 Jun 2020. All our staff will continue to work remotely from home to serve you. Should you need help or assistance, please call 62895022 during the following operation hours: Monday to Friday: […]
23/04/20Next Life Book Project 数码善别服务 Have you ever thought of a way to comfort your loved ones when you’re no longer around? What if you can leave a message/photo/video for them, and pass life lessons to your future generations? Life Point collaborated with NextLifeBook to bring this service to you – FREE! Imagine your loved one […]
20/04/20“Helping People Makes This World A Better Place!” and I cannot agree more to this quote by Catherine Pulsifer. And indeed a group of donors did just that during this difficult period. The group aptly named as “Covid-19 Support Group” where they generously supported our Client’s children with laptops to cater to their home-based […]
09/04/20In view of the “circuit breaker” measures to minimise further spread of COVID-19, our Centre premises will be closed from 7 April 2020 to 1 June 2020. All our staff will continue to work remotely from home to serve you. For assistance, please Whatsapp/ call us at 8248 7099 or email: email@example.com during the following […]
06/04/20Please be informed that Life Point’s office in Chinatown will be closed from 7 Apr 2020 to 1 June 2020 in accordance with the latest government guidelines on COVID-19. Our hotline, 6538 9877, remains in operation. We wish you all good health. 配合政府关于新冠病毒的最新措施，生命同行坊在牛车水唐城坊的办公室将于4月7日至6月1日暂停开放。这段期间您仍可拨打查询电话65389877，会有同事接听。祝各位身体健康！
06/04/20Parent-Teacher Conference Via Zoom Date : Saturday, 25 April 2020 Time : 8:30 am – 1:00 pm Parent–Teacher Conference is a great opportunity to: discuss your child’s progress share your child’s strengths and needs work with the teacher to help your child do well in school
06/04/20Life Point conducts educational talks on topics related to end-of-life matters in Apr-Jun 2020. The topics include: Advance Care Plan， Advance Medical Directive, Will， Lasting Power of Attorney, Deputyship Please take note that following the latest COVID-19 advisory, April talk dates are cancelled.
06/04/20生命同行坊在2020年4月至6月，举办各项有关规划善终的公开讲座。 包括： 预先护理计划、 预先医疗指示、 遗嘱、 持久授权书、 代理人 请留意，根据新冠病毒的最新指引，4月的讲座一律取消。
04/04/20Dear parents, In view of the current COVID-19 development, MOE and MSF have announced that Student Care Centre to suspend service from 8 April 2020 till 4 May 2020. Therefore, the coming Parent Workshop on 17 April 2020 will be cancelled. Please monitor your kid for fever three times a day. Lets us all do […]
09/03/20Enrich Your Life Through Active Learning 乐学乐活 The following courses and workshops are scheduled for year 2020. Please contact us (6239 0936) or click on the link to kindly indicate your interest in participation by completing the Goggle form and we will do the necessary linking up with you. To know more about the programme details, […]
04/03/20Dear parents, Please be informed that due to the current COVID-19 situation, the above workshop will be re-scheduled to 17th April 2020 Friday from 6.15pm till 7.15pm. We strongly encourage parents to sign up for the workshop. Parents will be able to understand the importance of core values, and learn how to instill good values […]
03/03/20While we may have temporarily suspended our activities as per the MOH’s advisory regarding COVID-19, we would also like you to keep us in mind for future participation. Meanwhile, we have included a link for you to register your interest for the upcoming activities. Kindly click on this link: https://forms.gle/RPrB8JjBEo1KKS1i9 for more information and do register your […]
28/02/20As a regular meeting up to promote bonding within members, the members got together for a CNY dumpling making and sharing session on 8/1/2020. It was a fun session with lots of interactions with one another.
28/02/20Active Ageing Hub @ Sennett is open! A write-up by Zaobao article highlighting some of the services we offer at our hub. Call us for more information and we will be happy & glad to share with you.
30/01/20In the News – Lianhe Zaobao 联合早报 – 29 January 2020
21/01/20The Management & Staff of Macpherson Sheng Hong Childcare Centre Wish you & Your family a Happy Lunar Year! May you be blessed with Good Health, Good Luck & Happiness throughout the year! 祝你有 “鼠”不尽的快乐！”鼠”不尽的收获！ “鼠”不尽的钞票！”鼠”不尽的笑容！ “鼠”不尽的幸福！”鼠”不尽的喜气！ “鼠”不尽的财富！”鼠”不尽的甜蜜！ “鼠”不尽的激情！”鼠”不尽的活力！ “鼠”不尽的健康！”鼠”不尽的荣誉！
20/01/20Footprints of Life 那些年。。。生命足迹 As part of Life Point’s efforts in preserving the memories of seniors, and assisting them in passing down their legacy to their descendants or general members of the public, the idea for the “Footprints of Life” book was born. This book was co-authored by 14 seniors, who all participated in Mr […]
09/01/20Dear parents, NUS Students’ Community Service Club is inviting our children to join them on their 15th CSC Day at NUS on 18th January 2020. Our children will be able to forge connections and interact with other youth, elderly and persons with intellectual disability in this coming event. In addition, they will learn to […]
02/01/20In The News – Lianhe Zaobao 联合早报 -1 January 2020
23/12/19MacPherson Sheng Hong Childcare Centre wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! 麦波申城隍托儿中心祝大家圣诞快乐！新年进步！
19/11/19Parent-Teacher Conference Date : Saturday, 23rd & 30th November 2019 Time : 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Parent–Teacher Conference is a great opportunity to: discuss your child’s progress share your child’s strengths and needs work with the teacher to help your child do well in school
09/11/19Dear parents, We are pleased to inform you that our children are invited by Esplanade to attend the Indian Festival of Art on 23rd November 2019. This annual festival celebrates Indian arts during the festive period of Deepavali. Our children will be able to enjoy the arts and learn about the beauty of Indian culture […]
15/10/19Dear parents, Great news! We are invited by Sustainable Singapore Gallery (SSG) to participate in SSG School programmes on 21st November 2019. The programmes seek to extend sustainability, character, citizenship education, science, geography and social studies learning beyond the classrooms, enhancing these efforts by providing an authentic and experiential learning platform. The programmes will equip […]
20/09/19Hougang Sheng Hong Family Service Centre organized an outing for the children whose families are beneficiaries from the in-house programmes during the September 2019 school holidays. It is an afternoon of fun and exploration at the National Gallery of Singapore for the children as well as the volunteers and staff involved. Special thanks to Deutsche […]
10/09/19Dear Parents, On 4th October 2019, we will be celebrating Children’s Day by bringing the children for picnic cum water play at Clusia Cove, Lakeside garden. Parents are highly encouraged to come along and bond with your child. Remember to bring extra clothes, towels and beach play toys (pails, buckets, shovels, water gun […]
23/08/19Finally, the wait is over! We are starting again after another successful run of Season 2. JOM@237 Exercise is a weekly Zumba session held every Monday from 930am to 12 noon. Activities include Zumba exercises and thereafter followed by Health Talk or Cooking Demonstration. Watch this space or the notice board outside our FSC for […]
01/08/19Dear Parents The centre has organised a visit to the SG bicentennial Exhibition at Fort canning on 11 September 2019. It will be from 2pm to 5.30pm. It is free of charge and parents are invited to join us for this outing. Parents who are interested may response to us via the consent form […]
01/08/19Dear parents We are pleased to inform that our newsletter for January to June 2019 is out. Please click on the link below to view our newsletter. Newsletter 2019 Thank you. Regards Admin Image extracted from https://www.westfield-chorustrust.org/news/?pid=3&nid=1&storyid=37 Please note that the file size of the newsletter is 31mb,
30/07/19Life Point conducted an introductory session of “Wonderful Life Review Workshop” at our FSC for our Gold Zumba seniors on 22 Jul7 2019. The turn-up rate was positive as it can be seen from their participation and willingness to share. Members responded through registration for both Mandarin & English workshop.
22/07/19Dear parents, We will be celebrating Singapore’s 54th birthday on Thursday, 8th August 2019 @ 9:00 am. Kindly have your child dress in red and white attire. Thank you.
22/07/19It was our pleasure to host Mayor, North East District, Mr Desmond Choo when he visited our Family Service Centre premises on 17 June 2019. During the visit, Mayor got to know better the FSC’s services as well as our outreach efforts in the community.
06/07/19Dear parents We will be holding a free workshop by consultants from Aoni.Al on 2nd August 2019, Friday, from 6.15 pm to 7.15 pm. Objectives of the workshop:- -Overview of the mathematical concepts such as thinking skills and heuristics; -Conceptual approach to research-backed most effective methods to teach and […]
02/07/19Dear Prospective Parents GOOD NEWS! The centre is now opened for new registration! Interested parents may visit us at Blk 238 Hougang Ave 1, #01-292, Singapore 530238 or call 62852726 to find out more. We look forward to meeting you. Regards Admin Graphic taken from http://www.trussvilleunitedsoccer.com
18/06/19The children from kidsREAD had an amazing and exciting time with the students from ACJC. It was a good learning experience for the children where they did a variety of science experiments to create different things like ice cream, slime and lava lamps. The students were very engaging and made the day fun and interesting […]
11/06/19Life Point just published the latest newsletter and the cover story is about the “Live Well Leave Well” event in support of the inaugural National Advance Care Plan (ACP) week. You can read the newsletter here This is the extended interview of organizers This is the interview summary between Life Point (LP) and Mrs […]
11/06/19111 Seniors benefitted from the complimentary Eye check-up on 16 June 2019. This event is made possible by Singapore National Eye Centre, Lions Save Sight Centre and SG Serve. 6月16日，我们为111位长者免费检查眼睛。衷心感谢新加坡全国眼科中心，Lions Save Sight Centre 和 SG Serve 把这项活动带给社区的老人家。
10/06/19Dear Parents The Student Care Centre will be closed on 19th July 2019 for teacher training. Centre will resume operation on 20th July 2019. We thank you for your understanding. Regards Admin
31/05/19Hougang Sheng Hong FSC was recently invited to join in the celebration of Yuying’s Secondary 109 years of school history. FSC staff participated in a tour of their newly refurbished Heritage Gallery, which showcased significant milestones in the school’s illustrious history. Nostalgic artefacts such as old attendance book, report cards, uniform were also put on […]
31/05/19As part of the JOM@237, ‘lasting to the end’ series sharing session, we had the privilege of having Mr Alex Yeo (Adviser to Aljunied GRC Grassroots Organisation for Paya Lebar) to conduct a workshop on the Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA). A total of 31 participants benefitted from the 2 hours sharing by Mr Yeo […]
29/05/19We are honoured to work together with SIA Community Service Club again to bring 22 of our children from the KidsRead programme to the Gallop Stables! It was an extremely exciting and meaningful day for the children as many of them gain their first-hand experience with the ponies at the stable. They were taught how […]
13/05/19HSHFSC is invited to participate in the ACJC Service-Learning Fair once again on 17th April 2019. It was a meaningful experience as we see students receive the opportunity to interact with many community partners and at the same time, heighten their awareness of the causes promoted by different community organizations. This year, our children team […]
11/05/19INVITATION TO AFTERNOON TEA Dear Parents You are invited to afternoon tea for our Parents’ Day Celebration 2019. Date : Thursday, 23 May 2019 Time : 3:00 – 4:30 pm Please RSVP to the Class Teachers using the Diibear Comm-Book. Thank You! Our parents deserve our honour and respect for giving us life itself. Beyond […]
08/05/19Dear Parents We are pleased to share that the centre has organised an outing to Jewel Changi Airport on 22 May 2019. Children will be able to view the below attractions; -> HSBC rain vortex, -> Shiseido Forest Valley, -> Pokemon Centre. Children participating in the above field trip will need to report […]
28/04/19All our Centers will be closed on 29 & 30 April for Staff Retreat, and 1 May for Public Holiday. Our services will resume on 2 May. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. Thank you.
16/04/19您正在照顾患中风，老年痴呆症或失去心智能力（包括小儿智障者）的亲人吗？ 您的亲人是否有保险，公积金或被冻结的银行存款，需要您处理，并支付他的医疗和生活费用？ 或者你是否想知道当你失去了心智能力，身边的人会如何为你作决定？
16/04/19Are you the caregiver of a loved one who had suffered from a Stroke, Dementia or Alzheimer’s? Does your loved one have insurance, CPF or bank monies frozen which you need to use for their medical care or living expenses? Or do you want to know how decisions would be made for you if […]
11/04/19MacPherson Sheng Hong Childcare Centre has two in-house cooks serving about 150 children and staff. Its principal Wendy Tan said: “We can ensure the quality, hygiene and freshness of our food are not compromised.” Straitstimes article on in-house cooks In House Cooks
04/04/19We are happy to share that our first Season of JOM exercise programme had successfully concluded! The JOM exercise programme is a pilot initiative which focuses on promoting active ageing and expanding social network within the heartland community. The first season was concluded with a total of 11 sessions from January 2019 to March 2019. […]
01/04/19Volunteering can be an exciting, growing, enjoyable experience. It is truly gratifying to serve a cause, practice one’s ideals, work with people, solve problems, see benefits, and know one had a hand in them. ~Harriet Naylor Volunteers are the only human beings on the face of the earth who reflect this nation’s compassion, unselfish caring, […]
05/03/19Dear Parents, We will be organizing an outing to KidZania @ Sentosa on 10 April 2019! Children will be able to experience carefully crafted role-play activities. There will be classroom lessons that will reinforce practical applications in various role-play activities, where learning through play is truly exemplified. Children can expect to achieve the following learning […]
05/03/19Dear Parents, We are pleased to announce that the SCC will be going for a field trip on 18 April 2019. We will be going to Pasir Ris park where children will have a wonderful day. Children will also explore the mangrove swamp located in the park. Children may get to meet the wildlife in […]
25/02/19Life Point Annual Chinese New Year & Volunteer Appreciation Lunch was held on 23 February. Our members gathered together to celebrate CNY. We also appreciated our volunteers for their efforts in reaching out to a wider general public with better services.
09/02/19As the name suggests, the programme focuses on the kids and their family bond together through making puzzles. This programme rides on the objective of Toy Library of inviting parents to bond with their kids through games. Participants consisting mothers and their kids (ages between 5 – 11) were invited to bond together through a […]
05/02/19HSHFSC ushered in the lunar new year early this year with a community event, aptly titled, “Let’s Keep fit for a Bountiful Year – CNY 2019″. An interactive mass Zumba workout for the young and old kickstarted the event. Participants were treated to a string of enjoyable and exciting stage performances. They also took part […]
30/08/18Capital 95.8 radio station DJ Miss Ko Ee Sim (right) invites Madam Rosemary Chin (centre), our trainer, for an interview, promoting “Silver Years – Happiness from your heart” course, accompanied by Life Point social worker.
27/03/18China Global TV Network (CGTN), English news channel of China Central Television (CCTV), came to Life Point on 30 Jan 2018, introducing one of our services in promoting Advance Care Planning (ACP).
05/01/18Life Review aims to help participants by games, discussion and sharing sessions etc to: achieve ego integrity provide emotional and spiritual support preserve elderly identity while shaping and evaluating it in a new way
05/01/18If you are curious about how to “leave well”, come and discover the meaning of good death!
29/12/17Ms Wendy Tan, 50, principal of MacPherson Sheng Hong Childcare Centre, said: “We give our teachers the day off on Teachers’ Day,
11/07/17We were glad to invite Mr Goh from Earth Society to share with the children about the causes and effects of the world environmental changes of climates.
11/07/17The workshop was brought to us by “Big Love”, the child protection specialist centre under the program by Monfort care.
11/07/16Conducted by Hwa Chong Junior College Chinese Calligraphy Club, it was a six sessions of Chinese Calligraphy, brush painting and paper cutting workshop.
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