August 7, 2017

Our nation is turning 52 in just 2 more days!

This year's NDP theme is #OneNationTogether, a rallying call to unite all Singaporeans to stand together and overcome all odds together. Regardless of origin and background, regardless of race and religion, #OneNationTogether encourages us to harness our diversity and strive towards a better future together

As an organisation serving persons with special needs, we love the message behind this year's NDP theme as...

June 28, 2017

The colourful cap stickers on our MINDS Water bottles have been our trademark for a while now, but do you know what is the purpose of these stickers? 

These colourful stickers are designed with 2 purposes. Firstly, it's to create work engagement opportunities for our trainees with high support needs. As we're unable to involve our trainees at other stages of production for these bottled water, the work they do for MINDS Water is limited to labelling and pack...

May 23, 2017

Lee Hsien Loong: "Was offered MINDS Water - bottled water tagged with colourful stickers and produced by trainees from the Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS). Hope that more local businesses will support this social enterprise." 

There is no better validation of our efforts than this. We're extremely proud and grateful for this feature on PM Lee's Facebook page. We've come a long way since the launch of this new product. From Jan 2...

April 28, 2017

For residents staying near Block 71 Redhill Road, the MINDS Shop Plus right next to the NTUC Healthcare is a familiar little store, cramped with pre-loved goodies donated by kind members of the public. But this week, something is different about the thrift store. Can you spot the difference? 

That's right, we've got a new look! Our items are still the pre-loved goods donated by the public. So why does the shop look so different? The answer is, we've changed...

March 3, 2017

We've been featured on Straits Times! Check out the article here: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/egging-on-the-community-to-help-build-a-caring-society

On 2nd March, we were privileged to be invited to attend the launch event of OCBCCares, the expanded corporate social responsibility (CSR) programme of OCBC. The photo above shows Mr Tsien, the OCBC group CEO, visiting our booth at the event. 

Since the soft launch in Dec 2016, the bank has already comm...