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Fostering In Singapore - MSF Fostering Scheme 


General Resources

 Fostering Awareness Kit


  • EDM
  • Poster
  • Brochure
  • Starter Kit
  • Application form
  • Collaterals
  • Fostering Agencies

     Room at the Table


    Room at the Table” is a commemorative book published in 2016 to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Fostering Scheme. The book features stories and recipes of foster families as well as interviews with various professionals involved in foster care. In short, good foster care is a team effort.

    Room at the Table (PDF, 5.2MB)
    Room at the Table (ePub for viewing on laptops and tablets, 28MB)


    Resources for foster parents

     (1) Handbook for foster parents

    Handbook for foster parents (PDF, 3.3MB)

    (2) Educational guide for foster parents

    Educational guide for foster parents (PDF, 3.4mb)

    Resources for foster children

     (1) Handbook for foster children 12 and below:

    Handbook for foster children 12 and below (PDF)

    (2) Handbook for foster children 13 and above:


    Handbook for foster children 13 and above (PDF)

    Children's storybooks:

     (1) Support for Lisa


    MSF Fostering Service together with representatives from the Child Protective Service and MSF-appointed Fostering Agencies developed a story book titled ‘Support for Lisa’. It narrates the journey of a foster child learning about her support network and the individuals she can trust to help ensure her safety and well-being. This story book is suitable for children from ages 5 to 9

    Lisa's support system (PDF, 5.8MB)

    (2) Home away from Home (by Epworth Foster Care)

    Scan the QR code to read or download the book here.



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