Singapore Teenagers Hangout
Singapore American Community Action Council (SACAC)
Counselling and Community Programs
c/- American Club
21 Scotts Road
Tel: + 65 6733 9249
Fax: + 65 6733 9321
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.sacac.com/ (Community Task Force for Healthy Teen Choices (CTFT)
CTFT was established in 1997 in response to a growing concern over drug and alcohol use by teenagers in the expatriate community. Information is provided on a website and in a newsletter and in seminars. They have developed a list of activities for teenagers in Singapore. In September, a one-day programme is organized to help teenagers make the best of their move to Singapore.
Orchard Road is the place to be in Singapore. There are cinemas, Starbucks (several), Borders bookstore which opens until late and lots of fast food places.
hopping Centres Catering Particularly to Teenagers:
Far East Plaza
14 Scotts Road
260 Orchard Road
Fashion stores and an HMV music store that stay open until 11pm.
Cathay Cineleisure Orchard
8 Grange Road
This has movie theatres, a bowling alley and fast food restaurants.
Parco Bugis Junction
200 Victoria St (Bugis MRT)
Drinking alcohol is legal from age 18, so older teenagers will be at pubs and bars.