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  • Elderly and Respite Care
    by Dr Jeffrey Po on June 21, 2019 at 2:23 am

    Families have always taken care of their aging, sick or disabled members. This is part of our cultural tradition. However, the increase in the life expectancy of people, in general, has given new meaning to the “older generation.” The elderly of the past is today living longer. With […]

  • 3 steps survival guide for first-time dads
    by (Jia Hui) on June 13, 2019 at 2:58 am

    The first-times in our lives always bring about mixed feelings of anticipation, excitement, and worry. As fathers play increasingly bigger roles in caring for their newborns, becoming a dad for the first time can be daunting if there’s no early notice on what they should expect and manage. As […]

  • 10 essential conditions for your freelance...
    by (Jia Hui) on June 11, 2019 at 2:09 am

    Freelancing is an admirable profession because freelancers have to be responsible for their own employment rights. Unlike employed individuals who have labor unions protecting their rights, freelancers lack such a luxury. Drafting a freelance service agreement is one way of protecting their rights. […]

  • Understanding Sundown Syndrome
    by (McKenzie Theis) on June 3, 2019 at 9:25 am

    Does your loved one have unexplainable shifts in behavior as the sun begins to set? If this sounds familiar, they may have sundown syndrome. […]

  • 5 Popular Myths of Nursing Homes
    by (Teo Youliang Hakim) on May 31, 2019 at 7:12 am

    Many of us often feel guilty at the thought of leaving our loved ones in a nursing home. To some, it may come across as being unfilial in their responsibilities as children, whereas others might be afraid of putting their elderly parents in supposedly horrid living conditions or in the hands of […]

  • Nursing Home or Senior Daycare Center?
    by (Jia Hui) on May 31, 2019 at 3:16 am

    With an aging population exacerbated by a poor work-life balance of working Singaporeans, it leaves little to wonder why some working adults are engaging elderly care services to provide quality care for their parents. A plethora of such services are available, which can be categorized into […]

Media Releases

CaregiverAsia partners Helpling to increase on-demand cleaning services on their platform – allowing both companies to maximise potential in home care service.

June 21, 2019

Singapore, 21 June 2019 – CaregiverAsia Pte Ltd, an online aggregator of trusted on-demand health and caregiving services, and Helpling, a leading online platform for on-demand home cleaning services, have partnered up to better their home care services for users of their platforms. Through this exclusive partnership, both CaregiverAsia and Helpling will leverage on their […]

CaregiverAsia and Speedoc Team Up to Offer Holistic Homecare Services

April 10, 2019

Singapore, 10 April 2019 – Homecare booking services portal CaregiverAsia and house-call doctor app Speedoc have entered into an agreement to cross-refer their respective pools of doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals to each other’s customers. The two companies entered into a Memorandum of Understanding on 15 March 2019 to look at opportunities to jointly […]

CaregiverAsia and the Association of Psychotherapists and Counsellors Singapore (APACS) Ink Alliance to Provide Mental Wellness Safety Nets for Freelance Caregivers in Singapore.

February 21, 2019

Singapore, 21 February 2019 – CaregiverAsia, an online aggregator of trusted on-demand health and caregiving services, and APACS, an association for mental healthcare professionals, combine their expertise to foster stronger synergies in the area of mental wellness for freelance healthcare professionals. Caregiver stress is an often overlooked condition for professionals in the caregiving and home […]

CaregiverAsia and Holmusk Partner to Provide Real-time and Customised Home Care Solutions for Careseekers with Diabetes

January 22, 2019

Singapore, 22 January 2019 – Caregiver Asia Pte Ltd, an online aggregator of trusted on-demand health and caregiving services, and Holmusk, a digital health and data science company, partner to wage war against diabetes – a disease that affects one in nine Singaporeans. Supplementing the CaregiverPlus Programme – a customised home care management service by […]