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.
Child Care Financial Assistance (CCFA)
From 1 April 2013, the ComCare Child Care Subsidies (also known as the Centre Based Financial Assistance for Child Care, CFAC) will be combined with the universal working mother subsidy, into one subsidy framework. This simplifies the application process for parents and Child Care Operators.
ComCare Short-to-Medium-Term Assistance
Temporary ComCare Assistance for households whose members are temporarily unable to work
ComCare Interim Assistance
Urgent ComCare Assistance for those requiring immediate help for less than 3 months.
ComCare Long-Term Assistance
Long-term ComCare assistance for those who are permanently unable to work.
Partner Connection Fund
The Partner Connection Fund is an enabler fund that helps jumpstart the dating industry by encouraging new entrants and supporting players in their efforts to upgrade and professionalise themselves.
Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Concession for Persons with Disabilities
The Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Concession for Persons with Disabilities enables families to pay a lower monthly levy when employing foreign domestic workers as full-time caregivers of their loved ones with disabilities.
Baby Bonus Scheme
Get cash gifts; and open special savings accounts to benefit from CDA First Step and dollar-for-dollar matching for your baby. Baby Bonus helps parents lighten the financial costs of raising children.
Home Caregiving Grant
The Foreign Domestic Worker Grant provides support to families who hire foreign domestic workers to care for their loved ones with moderate to severe disabilities.
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.