Started in April 2017, Integrated Resource Network (IRENE), seeks to promote mental wellness and early detection among seniors and their caregivers through outreach activities and education.
IRENE promotes awareness on good mental well-being among seniors who are at risk of being socially isolated, and active aging through early detection, and preventative efforts
It also provides information and emotional support to seniors and their caregivers through link-up services in the community. The programme encourages seniors to do physical exercises and activities that stimulate the brain and increase social participation as well as to have a balanced diet.
Seniors aged 50 and above, living in purchased flats in the Ang Mo Kio region, who may be at risk of being socially isolated.