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Established in 1976, Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN) is a social service agency providing special education for persons with mild intellectual disability (IQ 50-70). Today, APSN operates four Special Education (SPED) Schools (APSN Chaoyang School, APSN Katong School, APSN Tanglin School and APSN Delta Senior School) for students aged 7 to 21, an APSN Student Care Centre for children aged 7 to 18 and an APSN Centre for Adults for persons aged 18 and older, benefiting over 1,200 beneficiaries each year.

The APSN Schools and Centre adopt a holistic approach in its curriculum, comprising academic, vocational and social skills, which are important for open employment and lifelong learning. APSN seeks to enable persons with special needs to be active contributors of the society and is committed to inspire and build capabilities of its partners and community to lead and advocate an inclusive society.

To date, APSN’s growing database has more than 5,000 beneficiaries, comprising students, trainees and alumni. The Association is constantly expanding its network to reach out to and understand the needs of its members to better support them.

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Address: 900 New Upper Changi Road, Singapore 467354

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APSN Tanglin School Celebrates Moments Of Victory

APSN Tanglin School celebrates Moments of Victory

All students of APSN schools have equal opportunity to access to a variety of sporting activities which will enhance their motor skills, social and communicating abilities, as well as improve their confidence, self- esteem, overall health and well-being. Over the years, APSN schools have groomed and nurtured many sportsmen and sportswomen who have represented the schools and the nation in a variety of sporting events.

On 20 August 2016 at the SDSC 44th National Para Athletics Championships 2016, APSN Tanglin School brought home 4 golds, 6 silvers and 2 bronzes. Muhammad Nur Ariq Bin Yaakub was awarded the Division ‘B’ Boys Best Individual Performance.

On 27 August 2016 at the SDSC SPH Foundation National Para Swimming Championships 2016  Muhd Raziq Bin Azran and Vanette Lim each clinched the “Division A – Best Individual Performance” for boys and girls, while the school was accorded the “Overall Best Team Performance” with 9 golds, 2 silvers and 4 bronzes. Heartiest congratulations to all the athletes and coaches on a resounding victory!

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