Meet Mdm Seck
Sociable and outspoken, Mdm Seck can often be found at Block 52’s drop-off point hanging out with her neighbours after breakfast at the coffee shop. Issues with her legs means she is usually riding in an electric people mover, and uses a walking aid for shorter distances. She is particularly close to her sister, who she meets several times a month, either at home, or at her salon. A widow, Mdm Seck lost her husband of 15 years to cancer in 2017, and misses him terribly. Formerly a seamstress, she takes great pride in the way she dresses and chooses matching accessories for each outfit.
Here’s how you can help
Volunteer with CRT
Befriend the residents of Block 52 Cassia Crescent by volunteering a skill, participating in day-to-day activities, or organising community events
Buy the book
Support CRT’s efforts by purchasing They Told Us to Move: Dakota—Cassia online
(published by Ethos Books)
Read more about CRT’s Impact
Dive into the work of CRT, and discover how its volunteers have impacted the lives of the elderly at Block 52 Cassia Crescent, through cooperation, mutual respect and deepening friendships.
The Cassia Resettlement Team (CRT) was formed in 2017 and serves the needs of residents who were relocated from different rental flat estates, such as Dakota Crescent and Sims Drive to Cassia Crescent.