Social Assistances

 

Support Groups

 

Support group provides a contact point for you to come together with other caregivers or patients to gain emotional and moral support and find strength in knowing that you are not alone.  Through the group regular meetings, you can also learn about better caregiving, self-care and available resources.
 

List of support groups for family caregivers and patients in Singapore:

 

Support Groups in Singapore

 

ADA - Caregiver Support Group

Breast Cancer Support Group

CWA - Caregiver Support Group

Diabetes Support Group

Heart Support Groups

Knee Osteoarthritis Improvement Group (KOI)

Osteoporosis Support Group

SAMH - Caregiver Support

SCS Colorectal Support Group

SCS New Voice Club

SCS Reach to Recovery

SCS Walnut Warriors

Stroke Club

The Revival Connection

 

* Please note that some support groups are run by Private Organisations.

 

 

ADA - Caregiver Support Group

For who: Caregivers looking after people with dementia.

Organiser: Alzheimer's Disease Association

 
Contact: 6377 0700

 
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Breast Cancer Support Group

For who: Breast cancer patients, their family members and caregivers.

Organiser: Singapore General Hospital

 
Contact: 6321 4474

 
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CWA - Caregiver Support Group

For who: Caregivers of elderly with physical or mental disabilities.

Organiser: Caregiving Welfare Association

 
Contact: 6466 7957

 
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Diabetes Support Group

For who: Diabetic patients, or someone who knows or takes care of a person with the condition.

Organiser: Diabetic Society of Singapore

 
Contact: 6398 0282

 
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Heart Support Groups

For who: Heart patients and their families adjusting to life after a heart attack.

Organiser: Singapore Heart Foundation

 
Contact: 6354 9348 / 9370

 
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Knee Osteoarthritis Improvement Group (KOI)

For who: Persons with knee osteoarthritis and their caregivers.

Organiser: Inliven Center for Osteoarthritis Solutions

 
Contact: 6397 7190

 
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Osteoporosis Support Group

For who: Persons with osteoporosis and their caregivers.

Organiser: Singapore General Hospital

 
Contact: 6326 5837

 
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SAMH - Caregiver Support

For who: Family members and friends of persons with a mental health condition.

Organiser: Singapore Association for Mental Health

 
Contact: 6255 3222

 
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SCS Colorectal Support Group

For who: Newly-operated ostomates to enable them adjust to a new quality lifestyle.

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

 
Contact: 6499 9132

 
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SCS New Voice Club

For who: Laryngectomees to helps them learn how to speak again, with or without speech devices.

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

 
Contact: 6499 9132

 
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SCS Reach to Recovery

For who: Women diagnosed with breast cancer.

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

 
Contact: 6499 9132

 
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SCS Walnut Warriors

For who: Prostate cancer patients or survivors.

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

 
Contact: 6499 9132

 
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Stroke Club

For who: Stroke patients and their caregivers.

Organiser: Singapore General Hospital & Singapore National Stroke Association

 
Contact: 6358 4138

 
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The Revival Connection

For who: Persons surviving recurrence cancers.

Organiser: National Cancer Centre Singapore

 
Contact: 6436 8126 or 6436 8117

 
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