Helping residents find their way home easily

Madam Shirley Cheong was at the void deck of her Housing Board block when she noticed an elderly woman, who she knew lived in a nearby block, walking up the stairs.

Speaking in Mandarin, Madam Cheong, 78, said: "I asked her 'Auntie, are you looking for someone?' And she said she was going home, but she didn't realise she was at the wrong block.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 14, 2021, with the headline 'Helping residents find their way home easily'. Subscribe