Tag Archives: 15 Jun 2014

Haze alert: Vulnerable families get care packs

With the haze poised to hit the island in the coming weeks, the People's Association (PA) yesterday started distributing 26,000 care packages to elderly and sickly residents living alone. These packs contain non-perishable foods and items such as N95 masks, and are meant to help vulnerable residents tide over the impending spate of hazy days. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Ang Mo Kio GRC MP Intan Azura Mokhtar, who are both advisers to Ang Mo Kio grassroots organisations, launched the WeCare Packs initiative at the annual Jalan Kayu Day yesterday.

Read More »