Parkinson Society Singapore

Sector: Elderly, Health
Participated in the YFC programme before?: No
Name of Representative Phyllis Lim
Contact Number 97262020


Description of Organization

To promote awareness and understanding of Parkinson and related disorders by educating patients, caregivers and their communities, and by supporting them holistically in their journey with Parkinson. To disseminate knowledge and information which promote better care and management of Parkinson through books, websites, talks and public forums. To provide therapeutic programmes and services that help patients sustain their functions and total well-being. To establish a social and community network of support for patients and caregivers through support groups, healthcare training and social events.


Intended use of funds through the YFC programme

Inter-generational activities thru outings & FR activities with YFC & members at PSS.


Engaging and involving the YFC participants

Orientation & Onboarding blended with learning at PSS for YFC on how the soft skills like communication & organizing skills can empower & enrich the lives of persons with PD & caregivers.