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Sian Chay Medical Institution

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What does Sian Chay Medical Institution do?

Sian Chay Medical Institution is a charitable organization that provides free Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) consultation, subsidized medicine, acupuncture treatment, and tuina therapy to the community regardless of race or religion. The institution promotes racial harmony and social stability through its platform, emphasizing the importance of unity in building a prosperous Singapore. Over the past four years (2014-2017), Sian Chay has served over 973,000 patient visits and dispensed nearly two million dosages of prescription. The organization expects to serve an additional one and a half million patients in the next five years. Every $10 donation can benefit one low-income family's visit for free consultation and medication at Sian Chay Medical Institution, helping them achieve happiness and foster a blissful family life

Founded

1984

People

ng cher yan, lim oon cheng , kenny, gan giok em, teo ngiang heng, chua swee wah, keak lai heng, simon, pbm, yap seng teck, kok kuan hwa, toh soon huat, goh bak heng

Causes

No PovertyHealth & WellnessChildren

Highlights

  • Donations are tax-deductible
  • Registered Charity
  • Established since 1984
  • Published yearly Annual Reports

Society Impact

  • Promoting racial harmony by providing free healthcare services to all, regardless of race or religion.
  • Contributing to social stability through its community outreach and charitable efforts.
  • Improving the quality of life for low-income families who cannot afford medical care.
  • Encouraging a culture of philanthropy by providing opportunities for donations that directly benefit those in need.
  • Increasing access to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) consultation, subsidized medicine, acupuncture treatment and tuina therapy.

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Program Expense Ratio

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