President’s Challenge Volunteer Drive encourages everyone to be more involved in the community and promote volunteerism as a way of life, making Singapore a more caring and compassionate society. The Volunteer Drive promotes the giving of time and skills.
|Organiser|| Food from the Heart |
|Date||Flexible timing |
|Venue||Food from the Heart 130 Joo Seng Rd #03-01 Singapore 368357|
| Share Your Skills Programme
Looking for passionate volunteers with specialised skills to support our programmes. Together, we can make a difference in the lives of our 40,300 beneficiaries.
Specialised volunteer roles that we need assistance with:
3. Graphic Designer
If you are interested in any of these roles or would like to offer a skill not listed here, please contact Bryan at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 6958 8854 and we will get in touch with you shortly.
Please visit [www.foodfromtheheart.sg](www.foodfromtheheart.sg) for more details.
|Organiser ||Kwong Wai Shui Hospital |
|Date || Every Tuesday, 1:30pm to 4:30pm |
|Venue || Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital, 705 Serangoon Road |
| || Kopitiam
The Kopitiam Diaries Programme
Through the Kopitiam Diaries Programme, the senior volunteers gather with the residents every week to chit-chat, exchange stories and belt out golden oldies over the familiar smell of kopi or local cuisine. We hope to engage committed seniors to interact with residents by befriending them, and through "Kopitiam" sessions and karaoke on a regular basis.
Contact: Ms Soon at email@example.com or visit [www.kwsh.org.sg](www.kwsh.org.sg) |
|Organiser || Hua Mei Centre for Successful Ageing, Tsao Foundation |
|Date || On-going programme after the training course |
|Venue || Tsao Foundation, 298 Tiong Bahru Road #15-01, Central Plaza |
|| Para-Counselling Programme
Seeking volunteers 40 years and above to bring joy to the lives of lonely and frail seniors. Volunteers undergo an interview session, and a three-day training course, after which, they are assigned to the community with the guidance of trained counsellors. Volunteers should also be able to attend monthly learning sessions conducted by these counsellors.
Contact: Mr Chronos at 6593 9454 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit [www.tsaofoundation.org](www.tsaofoundation.org)( |
|Organiser || Filos Community Services Ltd |
|Date || Two visits per month |
|Venue || Visit the elderly in their own homes in Kembangan-Chia Chee area |
| || Community Befriending Programme
Looking for volunteers between 35 to 80 years old to visit and befriend elderly living by themselves at their home. No experience or education background required. Just be willing, and have a heart that enjoys meeting new friends. All spoken languages are welsome, including dialects like Hokkien, Hakka, Cantonese, Teochew, etc.
Contact: Mr Alex Wong at email@example.com/Mrs Christina Wadia at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call office at 6242 5978 |
|Organiser || TOUCH Home Care, TOUCH Community Services |
|Date || Flexible timing |
|Venue || Seniors' homes in Cheng San Seletar, Toa Payoh Centre and Jurong Spring |
| || Community Befriending Programme
Come and befriend seniors living alone with little or no caregiver support. TOUCH Home Care is looking for volunteers 50 years and above who have a heart to serve the vulnerable seniors. Training will be providing, after which you can enjoy the rewards of uplifting someone emotionally as you help them age-in-place and in the community.
Contact: Call 6804 6565, email to: email@example.com or visit [www.touch.org.sg](www.touch.org.sg) |
|Organiser || St Hilda's Community Services |
|Date || 1:45pm - 3:30pm on last Thursday of the month |
|Venue ||Block 10, Jalan Batu, #01-06 |
| || Gardening with Friends Programme
Gardening with Friends provides an avenue for seniors 55 years and above to volunteer and befriend another elderly using gardening as the platform. We welcome seniors who have a passion for gardening or garden-related table top activities. You get to learn new skills and share them with our beneficiary. Come join us if you have a heart to serve the elderly, and if you are someone who enjoys interacting with older persons, willing to provide a listening ear and share companionship.
Contact: Mr Dexter Wong at 6345 0054, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit [www.sthildascsc.org.sg](www.sthildascsc.org.sg)|