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Geylang East Home for the Aged

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What does Geylang East Home for the Aged do?

Geylang East Home For The Aged (GEHA) is a charitable welfare organization founded in December 1978, providing quality care for the elderly. It's an approved institution of public character authorized to receive tax-deductible donations and a full member of National Council of Social Service since 1990. Apart from government subsidies, GEHA receives individual and corporate donations to defray its expenses. The organization strives to improve the quality of life for the elderly through effective use of available resources, promoting a community spirit of helping one another. Services provided include residential care, day care facilities with rehabilitation services, and seniors activity centers that aim to integrate lower-income seniors into mainstream society.

Founded

1986

People

lim hong eng, wong ngiam chin, ang soo buay, lim huat beng, koh see kwang, lee benny, yong teck chai, lim siew fah, tan teck wah, harric low kim heng

Causes

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Highlights

  • Donations are tax-deductible
  • Registered Charity
  • Established since 1986
  • Published yearly Annual Reports

Society Impact

  • Improving the quality of life for elderly individuals through residential care, daycare services, and rehabilitation programs.
  • Promoting a community spirit of helping one another by encouraging extension of love to people and environment around them.
  • Providing integrated daycare facilities in one convenient location, catering to the needs of various seniors with different requirements such as social activities, meals, rehabilitation services, and structured group/individual activities for those diagnosed with mild or moderate dementia.
  • Integrating lower-income seniors into mainstream society through regular and ad hoc activities, monitoring of at-risk elderly, provision of information, referral service, outreach, casework, breakfasts, monthly food ration, housekeeping/

Donation Income

Program Expense Ratio

This is the percentage of the charity's total expenses that are spent on its core programs. A higher percentage suggests that more money is going directly to the cause, rather than being spent on administrative or fundraising expenses.