DPA VSA Flag Day

On Saturdy, 25 March 2017, the Disabled People’s Association (DPA), in conjunction with Very Special Arts (VSA) Singapore, held it’s annual Joint Flag Day. This Flag Day promised to be one with a difference, and both organizations delivered on that note.

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So it was just as well that one of its unofficial artists in residence was 23-year-old pianist Azariah Tan, who has achieved much despite his degenerative hearing condition.
Partnering him for the evening was the husband-and-wife pair of violist Tan Wee-Hsin and violinist Lillian Wang from the Singapore Symphony Orchestra.
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Very Special Art - Kids with disabilities show their talent at Annual Art Competition

The 14th Art Competition and Exhibition for Children and Youth with Special Needs 2016 was featured in The New Paper on 26 September.
It featured interviews with some of winners and their parents/caregivers who also shared their ups and downs caring for their special needs children yet the intrinsic benefits that art has brought to their lives.

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