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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 16 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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Phone: 65 6479 6252
Address: 900 New Upper Changi Road, Singapore 467354

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Pledge It Forward

Pledge It Forward

Photo Credit: The New Paper

Photo Credit: The New Paper

APSN, has been selected by The Social Co., a partner of Community Chest who is leading a fundraising campaign titled “Pledge It Forward” to help more charities.  The campaign will take place from 25 May 2017 to 31 December 2017.

The Social Co. is encouraging individuals to donate as a society to consciously sow into building a stronger community to reap a more caring and secure future.  They will be rallying their networks to donate throughout the period with various calls to actions. Mr Victor Tay, APSN President, shares on how the designated funds will be used in building capabilities of our beneficiaries so that they can secure dignified jobs and be autonomous.

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