seniors - Page 2

为超老龄化社会做好准备

这个星期天(10月1日)是国际老年人日。我国是世界上老龄化速度最快的国家之一。在庆祝国际老年人日之际,我们是否为超老龄化社会做好准备?
29 September 2023
5 mins read

Koh Poh Koon on protecting S’pore’s working seniors 

This is what we do for working seniors: We tide them through difficult times as well as preserve their jobs.  Last year’s Retrenchment and Reemployment Act prevents age-based discrimination and makes employers offer reemployment to working seniors up ...
4 August 2023
2 mins read

《赡养父母法令》修正合时宜

文/ 麦波申单选区议员陈佩玲 道德价值不是通过立法培养的。孝心不会因为《赡养父母法令》而产生。但是,法令能够让应该得到帮助的父母得到赡养,让关系不好的家庭有和好如初的机会,让社会重申对家庭价值观的重视,以及确保对受过伤害的子女是公平的。 国会将在来临的议会中辩论《赡养父母法令》的修正案。修正案拟议进一步加强机制,照顾被子女忽略的年长家长,同时避免法令被滥用,保护子女的利益。 法令自1996年实施以来,总共接到近2500个申请。法令于2010年第一次进行修正,增设“先调解”策略,隔年实施后,成效令 ...
4 July 2023
8 mins read

Supporting our seniors in their healthcare needs 

Pioneer and Merdeka Generation seniors will receive Medisave top-ups in July. But beyond that, we want to build a preventive health culture, encouraging our seniors to take charge of their health by staying active and engaged.
26 June 2023
1 min read