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Geylang East Home For The Aged

Geylang East Home For The Aged was founded in December 1978. It is a community home situated at HDB void deck and managed fully by a team of dedicated volunteers. It has provided many needy elderly with a place of comfort over the years. As we are not a member of the Community Chest, we depend on donations from well-wishers, public and we also organized events and activities to raise funds to defray expenses.

It was registered under the Charities Act on 24-6-1986.
Charity Registration Number : 0342
Registered Address : Blk 97 #01-439
Aljunied Crescent
Singapore 380097
The Home was registered with
The Registry of Societies on : 14-6-2001
ROS Reference Number : ROS 165/2001 WEL
IPC No.: 000389

OBJECTIVES

Its objectives are:

a) To provide a place of abode and proper care to aged persons who are in need, including the provision of recreational facilities, which will also be available for use by other senior citizens.
b) To provide community-based day care, befriending services, rehabilitation services as well as other charitable services and assistance to the elderly, especially those who are weak and poor, without discrimination as to race, language or religion.
c) To carry out welfare work for the good of mankind, for example the provision of financial and personal support to those who are old and weak.

In furtherance of the above objectives, the Home may do all things necessary to achieve them subject to the approval of the relevant authorities.


POLICIES

Finance & Funding

The funds of the Home are derived from the following: -
A. Residents who are receiving MSF subsidy shall, after reserving $50 for themselves, contribute the balance to meet the daily expenses of the Home.
B. Donations from sponsors.
C. Donations and contributions from members of the public.
D. The Home also collects nominal fees from the family members of the respite care service users.
E. Fund raising activities organised by the Home.

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