While in Singapore at the Ageing Asia conference, one of our team leaders Gary and our partners Lifeline Corporation met with Alvin Tan (Head Technology Catalyst of Tech Able)
Tech Able is a non-government organisation that delivers tips, trends and news about innovations in assistive technology, universally accessible and usable products and services. Tech Able is a joint initiative between SG Enable and SPD (A charity who provide assessment and training services in Tech Able).
They strive to evoke social acceptance of people with disabilities and assistive technologies. Assistive technology promotes greater independence by enabling people to perform tasks and promotes social inclusion and equality for all.
Enabling Village is an inclusive community space. Home to several social businesses and community services, who want to build a more inclusive society. There is a special focus on training and employment of persons with disabilities.
Enabling Village video: https://youtu.be/IHKGVkRlzhk
The cover image was taken in the Tech Able area that Alvin Tan is developing at SG Enable. It showcases new equipment, technology, daily living aids and much more.
Pictured from left to right are Justin Seow, Alvin Tan (SG Enable), Gary Williams (Uccello) and our partner Thomas Wong (Director of Procurement & Operations – Lifeline Corporation)
Follow the links below for more information:
Enabling Village: https://enablingvillage.sg/
Tech Able: https://www.facebook.com/TechAbleSG/
Lifeline Cooperation: https://www.lifeline.com.sg/shop