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 / Infant Care subsidies / KiFAS
Childcare & Infant Care Subsidy and KiFAS help parents defray their children's preschool fees, to make preschool affordable and accessible for all.
Student Care Fee Assistance (SCFA)
ComCare helps you pay part of your child's Student Care fees. You can apply for the ComCare Student Care Fee Assistance at any of the Student Care Centres participating in the programme.
Kindergarten Fee Assistance Scheme (KiFAS)
ComCare helps you pay part of your child's Kindergarten fees. You can apply for the ComCare Kindergarten Fee Assistance at any of the Kindergartens participating in the programme.
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.
Residential Services at Community Group Homes
Community Group Homes enable persons with disabilities to live independently in designated HDB Flats retrofitted with disability-friendly features.
Residential Care Services at Adult Disability Homes
Long-term residential care for adults with disabilities with no alternative accommodation. Short-term care is also available to give respite to caregivers.
Residential Care Services at Children Disability Homes
Children Disability Homes provide long- and short-term residential care for children with special needs aged below 18.
Drop-in Disability Programme
Drop-in Disability Programme provides adults with disabilities with social and recreational activities for a few hours a day, a few days a week.
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.
VWO Transport Subsidy for Persons with Disabilities
Persons with disabilities who need to take dedicated transport provided by voluntary welfare organisations (VWO) to access school and care services can tap on means-tested subsidies.