The issue of mental health has risen to the forefront of the Singaporean youth consciousness in recent years, and for good reason; mental health is just as essential to our quality of life as physical health is. So, the question more and more of us are asking is: who can help me manage my mental health, and how can I find them?
With modern emphasis on one’s subjective experiences, doctor-patient relationships have since morphed into a collaborative model that recognises patients’ rights in making decisions over their treatment and care.
The lack of empathy from doctors, however, may just be the spanner thrown in the works.
Be it Mediacorp or Mothership, the choices Singaporeans have for local media are few and far between. This lack in diversity may not be at the front of most people’s minds, but is a concerning issue nonetheless.
Despite the increased emphasis on mental health over the years, are we doing enough?
In this article, we sit down with successful entrepreneur Calvin Cheng and discuss financial literacy, pivoting and how the youth can start on their journey towards financial stability.
Meet Yong Jie, a 26-year old Social Work undergraduate at NUS. Student, Entrepreneur and Inclusivity Advocate, read his story here.
What do PUBG, the Circuit Breaker and handmade cards have to do with the elderly?
Read on to find out about the journey of the budding social enterprise Hey, You Got Mail! and how they are battling the problem of elderly isolation in Singapore, one letter at a time.
No, this article will not be discussing the US presidential election. Instead, we return to the two names that have been plaguing our headlines the past month – COVID-19 and Dengue.
For what has been conceptualised to educate us about sex and sexuality in Singaporean schools, is it really effective?
In the second article in this 2-part series, we look at how these social enterprises have modified their business strategies to stay afloat in these uncertain times — Ma Te Sai, Singapore Fashion Runway, Foreword Coffee Roasters and Skillseed — and talk about how they have changed their business models for a good cause.