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Community Health Academy (CHA)

​Take Charge of Your Health

It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!  

The Community Health Academy (CHA) is a community educational outreach effort by SKH to train interested members of the public in a core set of medical knowledge and skills to achieve a realistic and effective sense of personal empowerment in health and medical-related matters.


Programme Overview

The CHA is suitable for anyone who is keen to learn and gain basic knowledge of managing common health conditions. Classes will be conducted in English, on Saturday mornings at Sengkang General Hospital. Each session will be about 3 hours in duration. The speakers comprise various healthcare professionals in SKH, ranging from doctors, nurses, and allied health professionals to administrative and ancillary staff.

Contact Details

For enquiries and application matters, please email us at:, or via phone at 6930 2994/ 6930 2996 (Mon to Fri, 9am to 5pm).

More details will be sent when registration is confirmed.  

Tune in to this page for more updates and new programmes!


Sign up for:

- Any 1 module : S$50

- Any 2 modules : S$75

- All 3 modules : S$100

Or pick any topic from any module for only S$10 each

Module 1: Common Medical Conditions

12 August – 25 November 2023


  • Healthcare 101

  • Healthcare schemes and subsidies: What you need to know

  • High Blood Pressure: How to control it

  • Diabetes Management

  • Headache

  • Sprains, Strains and Cramps

  • High Cholesterol

  • Skin Allergies

  • Dementia

  • Chronic Cough and Asthma

  • Mental Health: What are the signs of stress and how to manage it 

*We will inform all participants of the finalized dates.

Enquire or RSVP 

Module 2: When do you go to the Emergency Department? (Life-threatening Situations)

13 January – 2 March 2024


  • Chest Pain
  • Acute Breathlessness
  • Stroke
  • First Aid for Adults
  • First Aid for Children
  • And more

*We will inform all participants of the finalized dates.

Module 3: Health & Wellness

16 March – 11 May 2024


  • Tobacco and Alcohol Consumption
  • Nutrition and Diet
  • Ageing and Falls
  • Travel and Vaccination
  • Cancer Screening
  • Exercises for the Young and Elderly
  • Navigating your way through the various schemes
  • Advanced Care Planning

*We will inform all participants of the finalized dates.