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

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Mr Gwee Sze Chuan currently serves on the Board of Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN). He has held the post of Honorary Treasurer since October 2020. He was the Honorary Secretary from 2017 to 2018. He began volunteering with APSN in 2012 as a member.

A certified chartered accountant, Sze Chuan has 30 years of extensive experience in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Human Resources, Corporate Planning, Business Management and Entity Transformation. He has also been an active social service volunteer since the age of 21.

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