Scoring Solid Gold on keeping seniors fit

19 Jun 2010

Charities catering to the elderly, such as nursing homes, do not need expensive or complicated equipment to get seniors to be more active. Simple horizontal and vertical grip bars, hand pulleys and hand or foot pedals could well do the trick, according to the Tan Chin Tuan Foundation’s Project Solid Gold. The programme, which started in 2008, assigns a consultant to assess the needs of charities working with seniors and to fit their premises with simple exercise equipment suitable for old folk.

Read The Straits Times article HERE. 


“Project Solid Gold” conceived by TCTF Programme Director, was lauded in the media for its bespoke services that add value to existing services offered at charities serving the elderly.