“Back in 1980s, people were not used to seeing special-needs children. They will pull their own children away. Especially when you hear remarks like ‘he’s an alien’. It’s very hurtful. -Wong Hin Choy
For a father who has devoted his life teaching his son who has down syndrome simple tasks like counting money, buying food, as well as being subjected to society’s hurtful comments – what could freedom mean to him?
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Runway to Freedom is co-presented by Creativesatwork.
Big Thank You to Singapore Fashion Runway: @FashionForASocialCause and their beneficiaries for allowing us to tell their stories, Think Kids for sharing their time, resources and expertise and Our SG for funding our project.