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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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Ms Seet Chor Hoon currently serves as a Vice-President of Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN), a position she has held since 2017. She began volunteering with APSN in 2010 as a member and was the Chairperson for the Human Capital Committee prior to 2017. Chor Hoon is currently a member of the Schools Management Committee, Chairperson for the Nominating and Governance Committee and a member of the Company Limited by Guarantee (CLG) Committee.

Chor Hoon is an Independent Director of a public listed company and their Chairperson for the Remuneration Committee, as well as a member of the Audit Committee and Nominating Committee. She also sits on several commercial boards.

Prior to joining APSN, she held various senior positions in multinational companies in the areas of Human Resource, Business Development, Retail Distribution and Brand Marketing.

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