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EVENTS

2021 Athletics Programme with Coach Saravanan (Season 1)
By linguser / January 30, 2021

2021 Athletics Programme with Coach Saravanan (Season 1)

Our athletes from the past season returned to the new 2021 Season 1, to continue...

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2020 MCA MY RUN – Bishan Park, organised by Coach Saravanan
By linguser / December 19, 2020

2020 MCA MY RUN – Bishan Park, organised by Coach Saravanan

On 19 Dec 2020, some of the students in the iC2 Athletics programme participated in...

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2020 Parents’ Support Group – Preschoolers
By linguser / December 5, 2020

2020 Parents’ Support Group – Preschoolers

Research shows that support groups provide healthy parenting skills, an increased sense of empowerment, and...

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2020 Parents’ Support Group – Teens (Post-Secondary Options, a chat with Joshua Tseng)
By linguser / November 28, 2020

2020 Parents’ Support Group – Teens (Post-Secondary Options, a chat with Joshua Tseng)

Six families were treated to a morning chat session with Joshua Tseng, a beneficiary of...

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NEWS FLASH

Couple plan to leave part of their wealth to charity
By linguser / November 25, 2020

Couple plan to leave part of their wealth to charity

It was their son's degenerative eye disease that set ophthalmologist Audrey Looi and her neurosurgeon husband Ang Beng Ti on the path of philanthropy.

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An Ophthalmologist with a Vision for Helping Children
By linguser / October 23, 2019

An Ophthalmologist with a Vision for Helping Children

The day of the SCGS fun fair in 2010 marked a major turning point for Dr Audrey Looi, a senior consultant ophthalmologist at the Singapore...

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SMA News – Overcoming Visual Impairment
By linguser / January 29, 2019

SMA News – Overcoming Visual Impairment

When Joshua Babol started losing more of his sight towards the end of his Primary 4 and early Primary 5 days, his family was concerned...

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HEAR WHAT THEY SAY

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MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL

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“We often say that low vision care is about rehabilitation and finding new ways to do routine tasks. But iC2 goes beyond that. For the professionals at iC2, a holistic approach and integration is key. The vision programmes here are aimed at not just rehabilitating children but also helping them integrate with society.”

Prof Wong Tien Yin, Medical Director, Singapore National Eye Centre
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OUR STUDENTS

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“iC2 PrepHouse is the proverbial elbow for the visually impaired to hold on to. There, people are given a chance to try, a chance to learn and a chance to succeed. Not being able to see like everyone else can does not mean that I lack a future. I just have to work a little harder, and iC2 PrepHouse helps me make sure that I can do that. After all, iC a future for myself 2.”

Joshua Tseng (18 years old)
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OUR PARENTS

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“We would like to express our great appreciation to iC2. iC2 is a community that offers invaluable help to families with visually impaired kids. iC2 staff are knowledgeable, considerate and passionate. With the help from wonderful friends in iC2, it is much easier for our family to cope with Alexander’s vision impairment and live happily together.”

Eric (Alexander’s father)
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SCHOOL VOLUNTEERS

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“I like the management’s openness and receptiveness to suggestions from the volunteers. The teachers are very supportive and helpful too. I have tried 3 different volunteer jobs but in the end, I continued to be a volunteer in iC2.”

Koh Gim Eng
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SCHOOL TEACHERS

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“We were also delighted by the workshop iC2 conducted for our other colleagues. It was insightful, practical and accurately addressed the concerns an educator would have about having a visually impaired student in the class. Mary and iC2 certainly understood what we and our students were facing and helped us to successfully walk through.”

Terence (Joshua’s teacher)
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VALIDATION BY NCSS

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Currently a full member of the National Council of Social Service (NCSS), iC2 PrepHouse Limited (iC2) had partnered NCSS from October 2011 when NCSS first funded iC2.

With education featuring high in its service mission, iC2 approached NCSS and shared its vision to pioneer a service for students with visual impairment who attend mainstream schools.

In 2012, iC2 started the Vision Education and Rehabilitation Programme, which provided specialised services for students with visual impairment and aimed to instil in them the confidence to live in a sighted community.

These are life skills that are still applicable even after the students enter adulthood and leave the school environment. iC2 also provides school support services – sharing know-how with teachers and staff on the needs of students with regard to integration, use of assistive devices and examination support… [read more]

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR PARTNERS

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