A Singapore Blog dedicated to the entire production process of the current and upcoming calendar series - from the birth of the idea / concept, to the casting, raw footage, photoshoot, actual production to the final Calendar ! and of course, not forgetting our hardworking guys behind the scene and the actual Models ! And on and off random blabberings of the author !
Oogachaga or popularly known as OC, is a committed, non-profit organisation that provides life-affirming support to LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning) individuals in Singapore. It aims to realise its mission of helping LGBTQ persons lead a fulfilling life.
Since its founding days in 1999, OC has grown to provide 4 main services for the community. Here is a quick glance at what is available at OC, and what might be right for you :
Face to Face Counselling
OC provides affordable and professional counselling services. All volunteer counsellors have a minimal qualificaion of Master in Counselling or Bachelor in Social Work and are supervised by Mrs Juliana Toh, a psychotherapist with over 20 years of counselling experience.
Community Forums and Workshops
Over 20 seminars, forums and workshops have been conducted over the years, to facilitate vigorous and meaningful discourse within and outside of the community.
Join one of OC's regular discussion forums and workshops, and share valuable resources with members of the LGBTQ community.
Hotline and Email Counselling Services
More than 500 clients utilize the hotline and email counselling service every year. These services are manned by a team of specially trained volunteers, who will ensure the confidentiality in our services. Call or email OC if you need to talk on secual health and relationship matters.
OC stands out from other counselling services for their personal development and support group programmes. Since 1999, over 20 runs of support groups for 250 men and women have been conducted, eaerning rave reviews from members.
Oogachaga Hotline : +65 6268 6626 Operating Hours : Tue | Wed | Thur 7pm to 10 pm ; Sat 2pm to 6pm
If you prefer to grab a physical copy of our Our Guys Next Door 2012 A3 Wall Calendar instead of purchasing online, you can do so by visiting OC which is located at the following address :
41A Mosque Street Singapore 059519
(Open from Mondays to Fridays 10am to 6pm, Closed on Public Holidays)