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Golden Jubilee Wedding Celebrations
Celebrating your 50th Wedding Anniversary, or beyond, in 2019/2020? Join us for the celebrations next year! Family members can also nominate eligible couples. Click here to sign up or contact us for more information!
Scheduled Maintenance in January
The MSF website will be undergoing scheduled maintenance from 12am to 8am on 19 Jan, 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!
SSOs operating hours during Chinese New Year's Eve
Do note the special operating hours during Chinese New Year's Eve for SSOs. All SSOs will be closed during Chinese New Year from 25 to 27 Jan, and resume operation on 28 Jan (Tue).
Make Your Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) Today!
Fee waiver till August 2020 for Singapore Citizens making an LPA Form 1.
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Latest News and Updates
Enhancing Support for Disadvantaged Families by Strengthening Community Partnerships
Jan 18, 2020
Mr. Desmond Lee, the Minister for Social and Family Development, officially launched the Marsiling Community Link (ComLink) programme space today. Marsiling is one of four estates in Singapore with ComLink. T
he other three locations are Jalan Kukoh, Kembangan-Chai Chee and Boon Lay.
ComLink was first introduced in March 2019. It provides targeted community-based programmes and support to families with children who are staying in rental housing.
Speech by Mr Desmond Lee at Public Sector Transformation Awards 2020
Jan 8, 2020
I am delighted to be able to join you at this year's award ceremony, on the cusp of the new year ahead of us, and I would like to start by congratulating the 60 recipients of the Public Sector Transformation Awards.
Call for applications for new term of childcare Partner Operator scheme
Nov 29, 2019
To apply, registered Key Appointment Holders should email Sector_Funding@ecda.gov.sg with your centre codes for information on how to submit an Expression of Interest. Existing Partner Operators will also have to express their interest if they wish to be considered for the new term.
ECDA will acknowledge receipt of the email within 3 working days.
You are advised to email ECDA early to give sufficient time to prepare your application and supporting documents before the submission deadline on 31 Jan 2020, 5pm.
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Our Family of Websites
These websites, set up by MSF, help to make our policies and programmes more accessible to citizens.
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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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