More inclusive arts activities for kids of all abilities

Eden Eyok (left) and Tan Hong Kai playing with wooden blocks at Playeum, a children's centre for creativity. ST PHOTO: GIN TAY
Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

SINGAPORE - Five-year-old Eden Eyok looks forward to Tuesday afternoons, when he can stack blocks or play with coloured tiles at Playeum, a children's centre for creativity.

Tuesday afternoons at Playeum are free entry for children with special needs. More important to Eden's parents is the fact that these afternoons allow their son, who has autism spectrum disorder, to interact on an equal footing with children his own age.

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.