Reaching out to elderly residents


Ms Indranee Rajah (standing, right), who is Senior Minister of State for Law and Finance, greeting elderly residents at the opening of the Reach Senior Centre yesterday. The centre, at Block 26B Jalan Membina, aims to help about 750 elderly people in the area, especially those living alone. It is run by Reach Community Services Society and offers activities such as morning exercises, karaoke sessions, and art and craft programmes.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 20, 2016, with the headline 'Reaching out to elderly residents'. Print Edition | Subscribe