Social Assistances

 

Support Groups

 

Support group provides a contact point for you to come together with other caregivers or patients to gain emotional and moral support and find strength in knowing that you are not alone.  Through the group regular meetings, you can also learn about better caregiving, self-care and available resources.
 

List of support groups for family caregivers and patients in Singapore:

 

Support Groups in Singapore

 

Alzheimer's Disease Caregiver Support Group

Heart Support Group

Brain Tumour Mums Group

Intellectually Disabled - Me Too! Club

Brain Tumour Support Group

Knee Osteoarthritis Improvement Group (KOI)

Breast Cancer - Reach to Recovery

Laryngectomees - New Voice Club

Breast Cancer Support Group

Lung Cancer Support Group

Cancers - The Revival Connection

Mental Health - Caregiver Support

Cerebral Palsy Support Network Singapore

Osteoporosis Support Group

Colorectal Support Group

Prostate cancer - Walnut Warriors

Diabetes Support Group

Stroke Club

Family Caregiver Support Group

   

 

* Please note that some support groups are run by private organisations and self-help groups.

 

 

Alzheimer's Disease Caregiver Support Group

For who: Caregivers looking after people with dementia.

Organiser: Alzheimer's Disease Association

Contact: 6377 0700

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Brain Tumour Mums Group

For who: Mums/ladies who are caregivers of persons with brain tumor.

Organiser: Brain Tumour Society (Singapore)

Contact: 6291 2736

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Brain Tumour Support Group

For who: Brain tumour patients and their caregivers.

Organiser: Brain Tumour Society (Singapore)

Contact: 6291 2736

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Breast Cancer - Reach to Recovery

For who: Women diagnosed with breast cancer.

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

Contact: 6499 9132

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Breast Cancer Support Group

For who: Breast cancer patients, their family members and caregivers.

Organiser: Singapore General Hospital

Contact: 6321 4474

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Cancers - The Revival Connection

For who: Persons surviving recurrence cancers.

Organiser: National Cancer Centre Singapore

Contact: 6436 8126 or 6436 8117

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Cerebral Palsy Support Network Singapore

For who: Parents and caregivers, individuals with cerebral palsy.

Organiser: This is a self-help group.

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Colorectal Support Group

For who: Newly-operated ostomates to enable them adjust to a new quality lifestyle.

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

Contact: 6499 9132

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Diabetes Support Group

For who: Diabetic patients, or someone who knows or takes care of a person with the condition.

Organiser: Diabetic Society of Singapore

Contact: 6398 0282

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Family Caregiver Support Group

For who: Caregivers of elderly with physical or mental disabilities.

Organiser: Caregiving Welfare Association

Contact: 6466 7957

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Heart Support Group

For who: Heart patients and their families adjusting to life after a heart attack.

Organiser: Singapore Heart Foundation

Contact: 6354 9348 / 9370

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Intellectually Disabled - Me Too! Club

For who: Adults with intellectual disabilities and their caregivers.

Organiser: Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS)

Contact: 6547 8502

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Knee Osteoarthritis Improvement Group (KOI)

For who: Persons with knee osteoarthritis and their caregivers.

Organiser: Inliven Center for Osteoarthritis Solutions

Contact: 6397 7190

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Laryngectomees - New Voice Club

For who: Laryngectomees to helps them learn how to speak again, with or without speech devices.

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

Contact: 6499 9132

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Lung Cancer Support Group

For who: Lung cancer patients.

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

Contact: 6499 9132

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Mental Health - Caregiver Support

For who: Family members and friends of persons with a mental health condition.

Organiser: Singapore Association for Mental Health

Contact: 6255 3222

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Osteoporosis Support Group

For who: Persons with osteoporosis and their caregivers.

Organiser: Singapore General Hospital

Contact: 6326 5837

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Prostate cancer - Walnut Warriors

For who: Prostate cancer patients or survivors.

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

Contact: 6499 9132

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Stroke Club

For who: Stroke patients and their caregivers.

Organiser: Singapore General Hospital & Singapore National Stroke Association

Contact: 6358 4138

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