Moving Generations

Moving Generations is a programme that connects young volunteers with seniors. This encourages intergenerational bonding between the volunteers and seniors. Through the trishaw rides organised by Cycling Without Age Singapore, volunteers have opportunities to engage with seniors in an active setting, allowing them to have meaningful dialogues.

Moving Generations programme bring about the trishaw rides & other engaging activities at various locations in Singapore, in partnership with nursing homes, day care centers and social service agencies.

As part of the programme, volunteers will:

  • Learn how to pilot an e-trishaw and provide trishaw rides to seniors and people with limited mobility
  • Help build healthier communities as volunteers share what they learn with people they encounter on trishaw rides
  • Learning the skill of empathy as volunteer will need to develop a greater understanding for the seniors and engaging them through conversations

Eligibility Requirements

  • Between 18-35 years old
  • Singaporean or PR
  • An interest in cycling or a willingness to learn
  • An interest in impacting the lives of others

Volunteer Training

  • 3-hr trishaw handling training

Commitment Requirements

  • Attend at least one volunteering event (approx. 4hr) per month

Opportunities to Connect

  • Volunteers Appreciation Event where we demonstrate our appreciation towards your dedication and a time of get-together with all other volunteers
  • Be connected with the rest of the volunteers through events, shared experiences and learn new skills together

Locations and Dates

CWAS have trishaws located across Singapore. Locations include Jurong Lake Gardens, Passion Wave Marina Bay, Gardens by the Bay and upcoming new locations in 2024.

Our trishaw rides primarily occur on weekdays between 9:00am-6:00pm. With more opportunities on weekends mornings.

MOVE WITH US!

Beyond Moving Generations, we welcome all to be willing to join us in our programme. Volunteers are provided with practical training on piloting the trishaws, as well as communication skills and empathy training to better engage with seniors. Besides piloting the trishaws, you can also volunteer with us in other capacities.  

Join us and build conversations together with our seniors today! We look forward to partnering with you and we can’t wait to have you onboard moving with us.

 

 

Become a Volunteer!

Join Us

CWAS are on the lookout for more volunteers who fit into the category to join this programme and we welcome every keen volunteer to join us on this journey. Building conversations together with our seniors today! Sign up to be a volunteer now and we can’t wait to have you onboard moving with us.

Become a Partner with us!

CWAS is always looking for opportunities to collaborate with like-minded organisations and community groups to enhance our impact and reach.

If you will like to work with us to expand the opportunities roles that we have, or simply interested in creating that impact and change, please reach out to us at info@cyclingwithoutage.sg