• Charity Transparency Award 2022
    Handicaps Welfare Association is proud to receive the Charity Transparency Award 2022 at the Charity Transparency and Governance Awards Ceremony on 9 November 2022. HWA’s President Er Hui Beng Hong and Executive Director Mr Subrata Banerjee received the award from the Chairman of Charity Council, Dr Gerard Ee at the event. The Charity Transparency Award recognises charities that have adopted good transparency and governance standards. HWA was awarded the Charity Governance Award in 2014. We would like to take this opportunity to appreciate all our partners, donors, volunteers and beneficiaries for the strong support you have entrusted to us all […]
  • 38th Annual Wheel, Walk or Jog
    Dear Donors, Our heartfelt appreciation for your continued support during this endemic period of COVID-19. Your donations will go a long way in supporting HWA’s programmes and services that change lives and empower persons who are physically challenged through rehabilitation, welfare assistance, home care, and transport services. Gennal Industries Pte Ltd Asiateck Industrial Supplier Ptd Ltd Elcarim Science Pte Ltd Add-Plus Electronic Pte Ltd Foundation Associates Engineering Pte Ltd DONOR (Anonymous) Soyee Singapore Pte Ltd Tong Bao Sun Thomas Elements Industries Pte Ltd Event Business Management Pte Ltd QA Employment Consultant Pte Ltd Ms. Wang Yeok Hong Master Aeacus Adriano […]
  • 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!