19 Jun '11, 4am

Central CDC reaches out to elderly

Central CDC reaches out to elderly

SINGAPORE: The elderly should be spending more time on activities like qigong. With about 1,600 senior citizens in a mass qigong exercise, being in the company of friends and residents keeps them active, healthy and socially connected. For the community, the exercise and brisk walk were also ways to promote racial harmony and celebrate Father's Day. Ageing issues is one area which the government will be placing much importance and one concept which the government is promoting is active ageing. In this regard, the community development councils have come up with several programmes to help the elderly age actively in the community. Mayor Sam Tan said one third of the population in the Central Singapore CDC is 50 years and above. Given this sizeable elderly population, the CDC will organise more programmes to promote healthy and active ageing, especially for those who are on ...

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