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Al-Abrar Mosque
192 Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 068635
Heritage Marker SB14 - Chung Hwa Free Clinic
Telok Ayer Street
Heritage Marker SB16 - Ying Fo Fui Kun
Telok Ayer Street
Heritage Marker SB19 - Nagore Durgha Mosque
Telok Ayer Street
Heritage Marker SB21 - Thian Hock Kheng Temple
Telok Ayer Street
Nagore Durgha Indian Muslim Heritage Centre
140 Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 068604
Singapore Hokkien Association
137 Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 068602
w: www.shhk.com.sg
t: +65-6222-8212      
e: admin@shhk.com.sg
Singapore Yu Huang Gong (Temple of Heavenly Jade Emperor) 新加坡玉皇宫
150 Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 068608
w: www.taoism.org.sg
t: +65-6295-6112       f: +65-6295-6119      
e: info@taoism.org.sg
Telok Ayer Chinese Methodist Church
235 Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 068656
w: www.tacmc.org.sg
t: +65-6324-4001       f: +65-6324-4002      
e: admin@tacmc.org.sg
The Nanyang See's Clan Association
125B Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 068594
Thian Hock Keng Temple
158 Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 068613
w: www.thianhockkeng.com.sg
t: +65-6423-4616       f: +65-6423-4626      
Ying Fo Fui Kun 应和会馆
98 Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 048474
 
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Heritage Marker SB14 - Chung Hwa Free Clinic
Learn more about Chinatown's rich history by visiting our Heritage Markers. Installed at places of historical significance around Chinatown, each plaque provides a short history of the location in three languages - English, Simplified Chinese and Japanese.

In 1952, a group of Chinese volunteer doctors from the Singapore Chinese Physician Association set up Chung Hwa Free Clinic. Though government clinics existed, the number of the poor and the sick far exceeded the capacity of clinics, and there was a desperate need for charitable medical organisations such as Chung Hwa. The clinic attended to queues of patients from all ethnic communities each day. Stricken with tuberculosis, malaria, typhoid, malnutrition or other ailments common at the time, they crowded the waiting rooms and corridors.

Funds for the clinic were raised by the Chinese community, particularly the Cantonese. One of the earliest donors was a Cantonese clan association, Zhong San Hui Guan, whose biggest contribution was $20,000 raised at a charity opera performance. Chung Hwa's popularity grew quickly, and there was an increasing demand for more clinics. In 1961, a branch clinic was set up in Serangoon, followed by another in Geylang in 1967. The third branch clinic, located in Toa Payoh, was added in 1978.
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