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Why belly rubs can be the best therapy

Telly the therapy dog shows these youth how to trust and be trustworthy.

Why belly rubs can be the best therapy

Telly the therapy dog shows these youth how to trust and be trustworthy.

The Age of Innocence

A lesson to learn from a 5-year-old.

The Age of Innocence

A lesson to learn from a 5-year-old.

You get to be trishaw rider, courier and cook

9-year-old Christine shows us why her school holidays are 'way cool' and how no one is too young to help.

You get to be trishaw rider, courier and cook

9-year-old Christine shows us why her school holidays are 'way cool' and how no one is too young to help.

Devastated but not destroyed

Teenage resilience steps into play in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.

Devastated but not destroyed

Teenage resilience steps into play in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.

Shiok! Singapore's best places to eat and do good

A must go food list that lets you eat well and feel great.

Shiok! Singapore's best places to eat and do good

A must go food list that lets you eat well and feel great.

Mental illness, not mental weakness

Cancer survivors are often called heroes. Why aren't those who battle mental health?

Mental illness, not mental weakness

Cancer survivors are often called heroes. Why aren't those who battle mental health?

Does saying 'breast' actually make you feel shy?

How do you talk about breast cancer when you can't talk about breasts?

Does saying 'breast' actually make you feel shy?

How do you talk about breast cancer when you can't talk about breasts?

How a dog's belief in a child helped her believe too

It doesn't matter what your trouble is, Telly the therapy dog will listen without judging.

How a dog's belief in a child helped her believe too

It doesn't matter what your trouble is, Telly the therapy dog will listen without judging.

'The frosting is green!'

A boy's generous heart and humorous wit helps his family to live as normal a life as possible with an incurable rare disease.

'The frosting is green!'

A boy's generous heart and humorous wit helps his family to live as normal a life as possible with an incurable rare disease.

Your friend is dying and you're reading poetry?

Singapore poets and musicians pull together to help their Filipino friend dying from a rare disease. That's the power of community.

Your friend is dying and you're reading poetry?

Singapore poets and musicians pull together to help their Filipino friend dying from a rare disease. That's the power of community.

This doctor orders you to laugh, cry and sing

Clown doctors offer patients smiles to lift their spirits and compassion in their darkest moments.

This doctor orders you to laugh, cry and sing

Clown doctors offer patients smiles to lift their spirits and compassion in their darkest moments.

The deaf can teach you to listen better

Connect through the language of silence, over a cup of tea. 

The deaf can teach you to listen better

Connect through the language of silence, over a cup of tea. 

This is one 'tourist trap' you'll love

Discover Asia, develop an artistic skill, do a good deed - all at the same time.

This is one 'tourist trap' you'll love

Discover Asia, develop an artistic skill, do a good deed - all at the same time.

Cycling with Aunty Annie

A souped-up trishaw and an unlikely friendship = all kinds of happy.

Cycling with Aunty Annie

A souped-up trishaw and an unlikely friendship = all kinds of happy.

Smiling Sindi's dream

'I accept myself the way I am. My family makes me happy. I choose friends well who have the same dream as me.' Find out what Sindi's dream is.

Smiling Sindi's dream

'I accept myself the way I am. My family makes me happy. I choose friends well who have the same dream as me.' Find out what Sindi's dream is.

Battling cancer with style

A practical way to help cancer patients: give them the power of hair.

Battling cancer with style

A practical way to help cancer patients: give them the power of hair.

Here's your knife back

The sting of betrayal comes from inside me. It is the message that I am not worthy. 

Here's your knife back

The sting of betrayal comes from inside me. It is the message that I am not worthy. 

When kindness goes around the world

What do you write in a Christmas card to someone who has been through so much?

When kindness goes around the world

What do you write in a Christmas card to someone who has been through so much?

13 unique online stores to buy good gifts

Find gifts that are quirky and meaningful at these online shops and do good at the same time this Christmas season.

13 unique online stores to buy good gifts

Find gifts that are quirky and meaningful at these online shops and do good at the same time this Christmas season.

The awkwardness of kindness

Why do comments about kindness either stop conversations or automatically get called into question? 

The awkwardness of kindness

Why do comments about kindness either stop conversations or automatically get called into question? 

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