Caring for seniors' carers

Earlier this month, a foreign domestic worker was sentenced to jail for hurting an elderly woman with dementia.

This brings to mind the 2011 Nightingale Home incident when a staff member - also a migrant worker - was caught on video mistreating a vulnerable senior.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 31, 2018, with the headline 'Caring for seniors' carers'. Print Edition | Subscribe