Colabs drives collaboration by bringing together the public, private and social sectors to tackle complex social issues.
Empower Ageing – mind over body for a better quality of life
Empower Ageing designs programmes to enable seniors to function at an optimal level and lead a fulfilling life through regular exercise and mindfulness. Providing the right support, environment, wellness programmes and most importantly, instilling a positive mindset helps seniors build confidence and motivation in tackling ageing issues.
Wellness Kampung – entrusting the community to care for itself
Wellness Kampung, a network of three activity centres in Chong Pang, Nee Soon Central and Nee Soon East was launched with one simple belief – that taking charge of one’s health is easier with the support of the community. Run mainly by residents, it aims to give people of all ages a chance to adopt healthier lifestyles through health intervention programmes and social activities.
St Theresa’s Home – where horses and hawker centres help seniors feel at home
Through its human-centred care philosophy, the management at St Theresa’s Home firmly believes that as society progresses, nursing homes can be a conducive place for seniors to thrive as they age. In addition to empowered living, residents also look forward to regular equine therapy and visits to a nearby hawker centre.
Learn about issues affecting disadvantaged groups.
Philanthropists, businesses, non-profits and sector experts go on a learning journey to gain in-depth knowledge of social causes.
Align priorities and get behind a common agenda.
With new insights, members identify opportunities to work together on a problem, and get behind a common agenda.
Take action by collaborating for greater social impact.
They share resources and expertise across sectors, and work together to achieve their shared vision for social change.
Children & Youth
Disadvantaged young persons struggle with challenges on multiple fronts, and therefore find it hard to access the support needed to do well in life. Colabs sets out to understand what can be done to enable them to attain greater social mobility through education and employment
Persons with Disabilities
While help is available during their growing years, persons with disabilities have limited developmental opportunities as they enter into adulthood and old age. Colabs sets out to understand how persons with disabilities can be supported to live life as independent individuals.
Despite a growing range of options, vulnerable seniors may not be able to access services that fulfill their care needs or lifestyle preferences. Colabs sets out to understand how vulnerable seniors can make choices that support their physical, psychological and social well-being.