The Straits Times
Published on Nov 26, 2012

Photo gallery: Halfway house residents develop green fingers


As a former air force mechanic, Sam See has always been more comfortable with machines.

But in the last six months, the resident at The Hiding Place, Singapore’s first halfway house for drug addicts, ex-criminals and youth delinquents, traded his tools for the shovel and gloves to learn how to grow vegetables and fruits.