There are also some other resources available in the community to aid caregivers in caring for persons with dementia.
ADS Healthcare Products
Tel: 82226363 [Daniel]
Alphamed Pte Ltd
Tel: 6776 0549
Assisted Living Pte Ltd
Tel: 6254 2916 / 6254 2927
DNR Wheels Pte Ltd
Tel: 6254 4070
Easy Wheel Service & Trading
Tel: 6256 5138
Huntleigh Healthcare Pte Ltd
Tel: 6289 4511
KCI Medical Asia Pte Ltd
Tel: 1800 742 9929
Lifeline Corporation Pte Ltd
Tel 6289 2062
NHC Health Resources
Tel: 6590 4387
Tel: 6841 0636
Tel: 6250 0555
Tel: 6443 9311
Sincere Int’l Marketing Pte Ltd
Tel: 6286 5479
South-Asia Biomedical Engineering Pte Ltd
Tel: 6563 6223
Tel: 6242 2088
Family caregivers who may require additional financial resources to cope with the costs relating to caring for persons with dementia, the following are some information and resources available in Singapore.
Community Development Councils (CDCs)
There are 5 CDCs in Singapore to provide financial assistance. Please look for the one nearer your residing area.
An endowment fund set up by the Government to help needy Singaporeans who are unable to pay for their medical expenses.
Community Health Assist Scheme (CHAS)
An affordable healthcare for needy elderly and disabled Singaporeans by Ministry of Health, such that such needy patients can receive subsidised treatment at General Practitioners and dental clinics near their homes.
Government Subsidy for Healthcare Services
Singapore Government provides financial assistance in the form of subsidies to the needy patients who need healthcare related services, through Means Testings framework.
Interim Disability Assistance Programme for the Elderly (IDAPE)
IDAPE is a government assistance scheme providing financial help to needy and disabled elderly Singaporeans, who are not eligible for ElderShield because of their age or pre-existing disabilities.