• Personal Mobility Aids (PMAs) for traveling on public buses and trains
    (*A supplementary FAQs to read in conjunction with the current FAQs for wheelchairs/PMAs on Public Transport) Sign on Allowable Size and Weight of Personal Mobility Aids (PMAs) on Public Transport Q1: How are Personal Mobility Aids (PMAs) defined and categorised?A: A Personal Mobility Aid (PMA) is a mobility device designed to carry an individual who is unable to walk or has difficulty in walking. It is equipped with a seat and has three or more wheels and a footboard supported by wheels. Wheelchairs, motorised wheelchairs, mobility scooters are examples of PMAs. Q2: What is this PMA poster about and where […]
  • $3,185 was raised in a week on Instagram with “Howtoeatsnakecomics” influencer.
    HWA, together with a local Singaporean influencer, ‘Howtoeatsnakecomics’, managed to raise $3,185 in December 2021 in a week on Instagram through an online charity drive. We are very thankful for the partnership and generosity to match donations for donations (capped at $500). Thanks to everyone, it was a huge success! We thank everyone for their generosity and for sharing this initiative with your family and friends. Stay tuned for more upcoming partnerships!
  • Congratulations to the winners of the Lim Bak Chim Competition
    Congratulations to Ang Yi Teng, Mohamed Syakir B Mohamed Sinar and Nicole Tuazon! Your essays are selected for the Special Mention Awards, and each of you will receive a prize money of $200. Due to COVID-19, we received a low response of essay entries. Therefore, HWA is unable to determine the top three winners and have instead selected three essays for the Special Mention Awards with a prize money of $200 each while the rest of the participants will receive $100 each for their contribution. Thank you to all students for your participation in this competition. We will be contacting you […]
  • Mediacorp casts on a “special mission” at HWA Garden of Hope
    On Mon, 6 Sep 2021, Mediacorp’s drama 《Key Witness》《关键证人》 casts Desmond Tan, Denise Camillia Tan, Sheryl Ang, Zhang Ze Tong, Desmond Ng & Juin Teh were on a “special mission” at HWA’s Garden of Hope to spread hope, love and care. Together with their artiste managers, they have injected a new life to Garden of Hope_weed the garden walk paths, repainted cement flower beds, and planting.  We greatly appreciate the team’s hard work & heart work in sprucing up our garden and supporting our cause in Impacting Lives, Bridging Communities. Despite the evolving Covid situation, the volunteers have demonstrated the spirit of […]
  • Thank you for supporting HWA 37th Annual Wheel, Walk or Jog.
    “Our beneficiaries are ever grateful for your support to wheel, walk or jog and also to you – our Valued Donors – A BIG Thank You!” With 1796 enthusiastic participants, we have achieved 124,494 km and raised more than $170,000 to fund programme and services for the benefit of our beneficiaries and elderly community.   Thank you so much for supporting our mission of serving people with disabilities and the elderly. For more information on our upcoming events, please contact us at 6254 3006.  Wishing you the Best of Health!  FromHWA