Five same-day events to launch Seniors Give Thanks! campaign on 1 October - in conjunction with International Day of Older Persons 2016

01 Oct 2016
Singapore, 01 October 2016 – Five events involving 25 organisations were held today in celebration of the International Day of Older Persons (IDOP) Singapore this year. Held across Singapore from Whampoa to Bedok and Kampong Glam, the events were initiated by the National Council of Social Service (NCSS) and led by social service organisations, community and corporate partners and grassroots. This marked the largest IDOP same-day celebration in Singapore since IDOP was officially celebrated here in 2014. Close to 2,200 persons were expected to be involved in the five same-day celebration events.