Monthly Health Talks and Programme

Families for Care, in collaboration with Families for Life, offers elderly care and health programmes conducted by Tan Tock Seng Hospital’s healthcare specialists and community partners. The programmes aim to motivate and empower participants to take charge of their health, well-being and family life.

  • Pharmacy Educational
  • Pain Management
    Health Talks
  • AgeCare
  • HeartFit Beginners’

Tan Tock Seng Hospital’s (TTSH) Pharmacists provide monthly educational talks on condition specific information and related pharmacological interventions such as:

  • Gastro-intestinal Conditions
  • Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Medication Management

TTSH Pain Management Clinic shares knowledge in pain management and advice on pain interventions:

  • Coping with Chronic Back Pain in Everyday Activities
  • Improving Pain Conditions through Physiotherapy Managing Pain in the Elderly
  • Coping with Shingles and Pain

Institute of Geriatrics and Active Aging AgeCare Workshop provides expert health talks and interactive demonstrations on managing aged care related conditions:

  • Managing Your Medications
  • Helping Your Loved Ones Cope with Chronic Pain
  • Improving Home Conditions and Falls Prevention for the Elderly
  • Empower Self and Family to Healthy Dietary Habits

TTSH Occupational Therapy Department’s HeartFit Beginners Programme aims to equip participants with knowledge about heart health and to empower them with skills and strategies to engage in heart healthy behaviours.

By the end of the 2 sessions, participants will be able to acquire knowledge and strategies to self-manage their heart health effectively.

  • Understanding the Importance of Heart Health and Setting Heart-Healthy Goals
  • Applying Work Efficiency Principles in Daily Activities

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