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Becoming a Quarantine Champion

Admit it. Day 49 of the Movement Control Order (MCO) has gotten you extremely restless. You have done what you can and you are starting to feel sick of being at home. You are hoping that this will be over. You wish this would be over. You miss sunlight, you miss your friends, and you are even starting to miss school and the homework teachers gave. As a young person, it might feel daunting to...

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By Dennis Tan | Youth Services
7 months 1 week ago

"Should We Help?" - How Needs Fuel Our Deeds

We find ourselves asking this question when we are approached for help outside of our current scope. What keeps us on the right track is actually asking ourselves how great the need is and how we can fulfill those needs with the given resources we have. A simple example of this is when the school counselor from SMK Tropicana approached our Youth Services staff 2 weeks ago to inform that some...

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By Shu Ling | Communications
7 months 1 week ago

Projek Sinar Updates - "Jutaan Terima Kasih Kami Ucapkan"

These words, which mean "We thank you very much" are echoed throughout the calls we made to the families who have been sent the food aid as our teams checked in to see how they were doing. One staff shared that overall sentiment she got was that the families, feeling relieved that they did not have to worry about food, were able to spend more time together. Parents who were not able to spend...

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By Shu Ling | Communications
7 months 2 weeks ago

Bonding Together While Being "Stuck at Home" During MCO

"Stuck at home in unprecedented times." That's the reality all of us are facing during the Movement Control Order (MCO). Many families, including mine, have had little or no time to transition to the new restrictions. No unnecessary travel, no eating out, no exercising or physical activity in public areas, no going to school or enrichment classes. Normal routines were going to be disrupted and...

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By Nick Foong | Director of Services
7 months 2 weeks ago

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