CARE 2021 Symposium: Growing Older in Singapore
CARE 2021 Symposium: Growing Older in Singapore
Transitions in Health, Employment, Social Engagement and Intergenerational Transfers in Singapore (THE SIGNS) Study is a longitudinal survey designed to identify patterns, determinants, and outcomes of health, work, retirement, social engagement, volunteerism, intergenerational transfers and lifelong learning among older Singaporeans.    CARE 2021 SYMPOSIUM   Title Growing Older In Singapore: Findings from a National Longitudinal Study of Older Adults   Date & Time November 16 at 9 am -1:30 pm (Singapore time)   Presentation Topics
  • Overview of THE SIGNS Study 
  • Changes in Health Expectancy over time 
  • Transition in social network types 
  • Association of receipt of support from children with older adult well-being 
  • Retirement effects on physical activity 
  • Prevalence and correlates use of digital technology 
  • Lifelong learning and volunteering 
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