"Residents surprised the staff with many changes...This programme was a great success"
~ Mr. Victor Seng, Executive Director of St Theresa’s Home
What it is
This is a psycho-social care programme that aims to improve the emotional well-being of elderly with dementia or depression, through a combination of Person-Centred Care and Animal-Assisted Learning.
Elderly aged 65 and above, especially those with dementia and depression, living in institutions or the community.
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10 weekly sessions
Each session is 2 hours long
Weekdays or weekends
Improve the mental and social-emotional well-being of elderly with dementia and depression
Reduce caregiver burden by providing a platform for caregivers to re-establish meaningful relationships with their elderly wards.
A quick look at the Elderly Programme