Social and public assistance (e.g. baby bonus, subsidies for childcare, job placement services, cash grants, etc.) we provide to the elderly, people with disabilities, low-income families, parents, etc.
Certificate of Entitlement (COE) Grant Scheme for Voluntary Welfare Organisations (VWOs)
The Certificate of Entitlement (COE) Grant Scheme is a grant to support the cost of COE and Additional Registration Fee (ARF) for vehicles used to transport clients who are elderly or persons with disabilities who are unable to use public transport unassisted or other transport options.
Development Support and Learning Support
The Development Support (DS) and Learning Support (LS) programmes provide development support and learning support for children with mild developmental needs so they can make a smoother transition to primary school.
Assistive Technology Fund (ATF)
Persons with disabilities can get subsidies to acquire, replace, upgrade or repair necessary assistive technology equipment and accessories (e.g. wheelchairs, hearing aids, etc).
Having serious and persistent problems disciplining your children? BeaconWorks helps parents and children work on their strained relationships.
Sabbatical Leave Scheme
The Sabbatical Leave Scheme aims to provide social workers the opportunity to recharge and refresh themselves. The scheme also provides social workers the opportunity to engage in activities for professional advancement.
VWOs-Charities Capability Fund (VCF)
Voluntary Welfare Organisations (VWOs), Charities and Institutions of Public Character (IPCs) can tap on VCF to improve their capabilities and services in the social service sector.
Trust and Savings Options for Persons with Disabilities
Parents or primary caregivers of persons with disabilities who wish to safeguard their loved ones' welfare and financial security can approach the Special Needs Trust Company (SNTC) to draw up care plans and set up trust accounts.
MSF Recurrent and Capital Fundings
We fund the operations and facilities of community-based and residential services for the elderly, people with disabilities, families in need and youth.
Cyclical Maintenance for VWOs Facilities
Voluntary Welfare Organisations (VWOs) can apply for a grant from the Ministry to carry out Cyclical Maintenance for their facilities.
Early Intervention Programme for Infants and Children
The Early Intervention Programme for Infants and Children programme (EIPIC) provides developmental and therapy services for infants and young children at risk of moderate to severe developmental delays.
Children participate in activities that maximise their developmental growth potential and minimise the development of secondary disabilities.