Learning from already super-aged countries like Japan and Germany, many government bodies (like People’s Association) and non-governmental bodies (like ACE Seniors, a social enterprise) are encouraging active aging to promote healthy and active lifestyles amongst all ages.
Together, We Are Stronger
To build a stronger and more cohesive community, people and organisations alike have to take the initiative to provide the support they can.
More than just spending a day to interact with seniors at a Nursing Home or helping to distribute packet meals to underprivileged seniors, many of these seniors simply want someone to keep them company and share their stories.
But how many of us are aware of this fact and will choose to set aside time to be-friend seniors?