Care services for the elderly at Salem Welfare Services would not
possible without the tireless efforts and committed sacrifices
the Staff members and caregivers serving on a full-time basis. The staff at SWS personify a
high level of professionalism -
They are equipped with
varying degrees of skill (medical) and tending know-how.
Above all, they are
patient and kind
Elderly clients. The staff
comprise various ethnic groups and are able to
communicate effectively in various languages (English,
Mandarin, Malay) and dialects (Hokkien, Cantonese, and even Tagalog).
Staff at SWS understand the need to provide food and
beverages suitable to the
dietary needs of the elderly, with proper preparation,
hygiene and handling.
Every member of staff is
committed to providing the elderly with a safe, secure and
delicately nurturing environment for each service user.
Every SWS staff member also strives to
have great understanding of the elderly and the situation in Singapore
today, and more importantly, to have greater understanding in how to
communicate with each and every unique and special elderly care user in