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Advisories on COVID-19
Here are our latest advisories and announcements as we step up precautions to protect our preschool community and other vulnerable groups.
Scheduled Maintenance in February
The MSF website will be undergoing scheduled maintenance from 12am to 8am on 09 Feb, and from 12am to 3am on every Tuesday and Friday, except for public holidays. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused. Thank you.
Bite-Sized Baby Bonus
Looking for guides and tips on the Baby Bonus Scheme? Follow the
Baby Bonus Parenting Resources page
for bite-sized tips on the Baby Bonus Scheme every Tuesday, 9pm!
Make Your Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) Today!
Fee waiver till August 2020 for Singapore Citizens making an LPA Form 1.
MSF Committee of Supply debate 2019
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Latest News and Updates
MSF Appoints New Chairman and Welcomes Six New Members to Families for Life Council
Feb 13, 2020
The Families for Life (FFL) Council welcomed a new Chairman on 1 Feb 2020. Six new members also joined FFL Council in August 2019.
POSITIVE RESPONSE FROM OVER 50 CHILDCARE OPERATORS FOR NEW TERM OF PARTNER OPERATOR SCHEME
Feb 5, 2020
As part of efforts to expand the provision of government-supported preschool places, the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA) in November 2019 launched a new call for applications from childcare operators for the new term of the Partner Operator (POP) scheme.
ECDA closed the application process on 31 Jan 2020 (Friday) and received 52 applications from operators to join the next term of the POP scheme. This is more than double the number of operators currently appointed on the existing POP term.
ADDITIONAL PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES AGAINST COVID-19
Feb 4, 2020
Child Development Account Status
ECDA Preschool Search Portal
Fostering Application Form
Student Care Portal
Our Family of Websites
These websites, set up by MSF, help to make our policies and programmes more accessible to citizens.
Baby Bonus Online
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Engaging Hearts and Minds Seminar 2016 (Highlights)
Celebrating 60 years of Fostering
First Steps #breakthesilencesg
MSF Volunteer Awards 2016: Outstanding Volunteer Award
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