Served 7,217 ELDERLY

Elderly

10 

Supported by 11,138 volunteers

9 

32 residents joined the Community Befriending programme and another 22 residents became befrienders

11 

Started operations for the fourth TOUCH Senior Activity Centre (SAC) in Wellington. About 173 seniors were recruited with the opening

12 

57 seniors from TOUCH Senior Activity Centres took part in the Singapore Intergenerational National Games

Served 159,852 children, youths, parents and educators

Youths

7 

Reached out to 120,754 students through TOUCH Cyber Wellness' Assembly Programmes

6 

TOUCH Youth Intervention's trained counsellors received 556 calls to TOUCHLine, an 80% increase from the past year

8 

Received 90.75% postitive feedback about TOUCH Adventure's adventure-based learning programmes

5 

The 'Power of Zero' campaign was estimated to reach some 500,000 commuters on a specially comissioned themed train on the Downtown Line

TOUCH Diabetes Support reached out to 2,032 INDIVIDUALS

Healthcare

21 

Reached out to 97 clients with Type 2 diabetes through the pilot Diabetes Peer Support Group for seniors

22 

Disseminated messages on diabetes management and awareness through Y Diabetes to 1,045 youths from Secondary schools

TOUCH Special Needs Group reached out to 1,149 INDIVIDUALS

Special Needs

17 

Opened TOUCH's 2nd Day Activity Centre for persons with special needs in the Western part of Singapore

18 

Increased TOUCH's Day Activity Centre capacity by 70% with the opening of TOUCH Centre for Independent Living (Bukit Merah)

20 

TOUCH SpecialCrafts' works were featured on Shopee and listed for sale as part of NorthEast CDC's initiative, #BEACHANGEMAKER

19 

TOUCH SpecialCrafts sold 2,043 artwork and crafts in support of our work in the special needs community

TOUCH Family Group reached out to 6,099 PARTICIPANTS

Family

13 

Prepared 230 couples for marriage during the year

16 

More than 1,000 parents were equipped through parenting programmes during the year

14 

About 491 vulnerable families supported by TOUCH Family Ennoblements

15 

Connected and supported 298 adoptive families through TOUCH Adoptive Families Network (TAFNET)

served 577 Children from needy families

Children

1 

TOUCH Child Care Centre children clocked a total of 6,230 volunteer hours towards the Start Small Dream Big projects

2 

Integrated 20 children with special needs into TOUCH Child Care's programme

3 

Supported 577 children from low-income or single-parent families through weekly educational activities

4 

Some 400 regular volunteers helped out at the weekly programmes at 25 TYA clubs

Moments

Enjoy our visual trip with our community

Light of Hope 2016 Light of Hope 2016
A Diabetes Awareness Movement by Youths for Youths A Diabetes Awareness Movement by Youths for Youths
Towards Service Excellence & Good Governance Towards Service Excellence & Good Governance
Learning to keep fit in the neighbourhood Learning to keep fit in the neighbourhood