Eldercare centres forced to change to adapt to rising demands and manpower crunch

Seniors playing an interactive virtual game at Thye Hua Kwan Moral Charities' Beo Crescent centre on June 17, 2022. ST PHOTO: JASON QUAH
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SINGAPORE - On a recent morning, retiree Goh Woon Seah, 76, was with a friend at the eldercare centre at the void deck of 44 Beo Crescent, relaxing on a sofa in a space done up by furniture store Ikea.

Another regular, Madam Pak Geok Ting, 65, a coffee shop assistant, was in the main hall playing an interactive virtual game projected on the floor.

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