With an ageing population, we see a rising need for palliative care as well. Find out what palliative care comprises of and if it necessarily mean death.
Grandparents are a delightful blend of laughter, caring deeds, wonderful stories and love. In this heartfelt letter, Homager Jia Hui reflects on life with Popo through her growing years.
“In a world of ‘go, go, go’, sometimes a personal moment of care can make a huge difference.” Gillian Tee, CEO and co-founder of Homage, shares how the healthtech start-up was founded and future plans.
Singapore has declared a nation-wide war against diabetes! Learn more about your diabetes risk and how to lead a diabetes-free life.
With prompt treatment, stroke does not have to be disabling or deadly. Learn how to spot the signs of a stroke and help, in the fastest way possible, when it strikes.
Breast cancer is the leading form of cancer among Singaporean women. Learn about the risk factors and how to help you and your loved ones live in the pink of health.
One in five seniors in Singapore exhibit signs of depression. Find out how we as caregivers can prevent depression in our loved ones and support them through their battle with depression.
WhiteCoat and Homage launch pilot telehealth programme to provide chronic disease management to elderly patients
Through this partnership, Homage and WhiteCoat are combining digital healthcare with the human touch to complement home-based care
A mother of two, Christina found the perfect job as a Care Pro. With a flexible schedule and attractive income, she is now able to spend time with her family while earning income in her free time.
Homage was part of the Alzheimer’s Disease International Asia Pacific Regional Conference 2019 from 16 to 18 August. Check out the event highlights here.
From understanding the symptoms, causes, stages and types, to cancer treatment and prevention, learn all you need to know about cancer here.
Dementia is a brain disorder and isn’t a normal part of ageing, but did you know that there are 10 forms of dementia?
Lifestyle choices can help to slow and prevent dementia. Here are some changes you and your loved ones can make!
Losing oneself due to dementia is extremely traumatic and spotting the signs of dementia early can help us to slow its progression and relieve stress on ourselves and our loved ones.
Home physiotherapy is great for those who need physical therapy but want to avoid the hassle of travelling out. We explain what to expect with home physiotherapy and its benefits.
Dementia does not knock on your door to issue a warning. Prepare for what to expect by understanding the seven stages of dementia in the Reisberg scale.
How does physiotherapy help recovery? Aren’t you supposed to rest? Get your questions answered here.
Caring for her grandparents since she was 15, Vijitha has grown greatly from the experience and learned valuable life lessons. We hope her story will give you the strength and inspiration that you need as a caregiver.
This handy guide on eldercare grants and subsidies in Singapore may help you defray the high costs associated with caregiving and decide on the subsidy or scheme that best suits your needs.
Many eligible seniors are unaware of the governmental measures available to tide us through our golden years. We hope this guide will help seniors fully utilise the support available.
Vincent shares about how he manages his responsibilities as a son, father and husband, and his experience as a male caregiver with Homage.
Inspired by her experience in caring for her mother, Fatin decided to pursue an education in nursing. 7 years on, she is now a mother who continues to deliver care as a Homage Care Pro.
Asy’ari’s interest for home caregiving was sparked when he realised there were many seniors who needed care. This led him to joining Homage as a Care Pro.
Lily Teh is an experienced nurse with over 30 years under her belt. She is also Homage’s Care Specialist. Her typical workday revolves around visiting homes to conduct care assessments for a better understanding of the care needs. She shares her accidental...
With her children in their teens, Shuit Leng decided to return to the embrace of care. This time not as a hospital nurse but as a Homage Care Professional. She shares her thoughts on the differences in the roles, her experiences as a Care Pro and her learnings from her care journey.
Chloe was only 17 years old when she became a primary caregiver for her uncle with Parkinson’s, and shortly after for her father. She shares her caregiving journey, her struggles and challenges, and how she grew from the experience.
In conjunction with the International Women’s Day, we shine the spotlight on female caregivers as well as the impact and hidden costs caregiving has on women.
MyDoc’s value-based digital healthcare platform simplifies how employees and their dependents receive care, helping patients get well faster and stay well at lower costs. Homage, meanwhile, provides personalised, expert and flexible home-based care to enable recovery...
Homage's launch in Malaysia was held in tandem with panel session discussing how Malaysia can sustainably raise the standards of care for Malaysia’s ageing population. KUALA LUMPUR, 14TH FEBRUARY 2019 – Homage, the caregiving services platform that melds qualified...
Speech by President Halimah Yacob at the President’s Challenge Social Enterprise Award Networking Event
One example is Homage, the joint-winner of the 2017 President’s Challenge Social Enterprise Start-up of the Year Award. Homage taps on technology to connect caregivers with those in need of care, exemplifying the model of the sharing economy.
Madam Halimah noted that many social enterprises do recognise the need to adapt, and are leading the way in the new economy. She cited Homage, a “user-friendly and effective” app which connects caregivers with those in need of care.
Singapore-based healthtech startup Holmusk plans to use the new funding to further expand its business to new markets
Like a Grab for elder care, Homage matches suitable caregivers to seniors who need help. “We want to improve their quality of life in the comfort of their homes,” said Homage co-founder Ms Tee.
It was an honor for Homage to be mentioned at and attend this year’s National Day Rally. In the days leading…
This week, I got to grab a cup of Kopi and Roti with Homage’s Head of Product & Technology…
Despite the announcement of lower tax exemptions in Budget 2018, start-up founders here are not worried…