Assistive Technology Fund (ATF)
Persons with disabilities can get subsidies to acquire, replace, upgrade or repair necessary assistive technology equipment and accessories (e.g. wheelchairs, hearing aids, etc).
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.
Having serious and persistent problems disciplining your children? BeaconWorks helps parents and children work on their strained relationships.
Car Park Label Scheme for Persons with Physical Disabilities
Persons with physical disabilities who drive or their family members who drive them can obtain car park labels that enable them to park at designated parking lots.
Caregivers Training Grant
The Caregivers Training Grant (CTG) helps caregivers to enhance their capabilities to better care for the physical and socio-emotional needs of persons with disabilities or the elderly.
Child Care / Infant Care Subsidy
The child care and infant care subsidy is to help parents to defray some of the cost of child care fees and to ensure affordability and accessibility of child care services to all that require the services.
ComCare Child Care Subidies
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 Kindergarten Subsidies
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.
ComCare Long Term Assistance
Long-term ComCare assistance for those who are permanently unable to work.
ComCare Short-to-Medium Term Assistance
Temporary ComCare Assistance for households whose members are temporarily unable to work
ComCare Student Care Subsidies
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.
ComCare Urgent Financial Assistance
Urgent ComCare Assistance for those requiring immediate help for less than 3 months.
Cyclical Maintenance for VWOs Facilities
Voluntary Welfare Organisations (VWOs) can apply for a grant from the Ministry to carry out Cyclical Maintenance for their facilities.
Day Activity Centre
Day Activity Centre provides care and skills training for adults with disabilities.
Development Support and Learning Support
The Development Support (DS) and Learning Support (LS) programmes provide development support and learning support for children with mild developmental needs so they can make a smoother transition to primary school.
Disabled Persons Scheme
Persons with disabilities who are unable to take public transport due to their disabilities and require a vehicle to earn a living can benefit from the certificates of entitlement (COE) and the additional registration fees (ARF) waivers when they purchase a vehicle.
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.
Early Intervention Programme for Infants and Children
The Early Intervention Programme for Infants and Children programme (EIPIC) provides learning and therapy services for preschool children with moderate to severe developmental needs.
Children participate in activities that maximise their developmental growth potential and minimise the development of secondary disabilities.
Employment Assistance for Persons with Disabilities
There are schemes and services to enable persons with disabilities to be supported for training and acquire employment. Schemes are also available to support employers Schemes are also available to support employers to hire, train and integrate persons with disabilities.
Foreign Domestic Worker Grant
The Foreign Domestic Worker Grant provides support to families who hire foreign domestic workers to care for the frail elderly or persons with at least moderate disability.
Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Concession
The Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Concession enables families to pay a lower monthly levy when employing foreign domestic workers as full-time caregivers of their loved ones with disabilities.
Guidebooks for VWOs
Setting up a social service centre or expanding existing centres
Home Ownership Plus Education (HOPE) Scheme
Provides comprehensive benefits to young, low-income families who choose to keep their family small so they can invest in their children's future and break out of the poverty cycle.
Home-Based Care Services
Home-Based Care Services provide home-help support for adults with disabilities to continue to live in the community.
Integrated Child Care Programme (ICCP)
MSF funds child care centres that run the Intergrated Child Care Programme (ICCP), making it possible for children with mild to moderate developmental needs (aged 2-6) to attend, learn and play with their peers at these centres.
Medical Fee Exemption Card
This card provides free medical and hospitalisation treatment at government/restructured hospitals and polyclinics for needy residents of sheltered and disability homes.
MSF Recurrent and Capital Funds
We fund the operations and facilities of community-based and residential services for the elderly, people with disabilities, families in need and youth.
MSF's Pilot Project with MINDS
MSF initiated a pilot in March 2015 with the Movement for the Intellectually Disabled in Singapore (MINDS) to simplify the process to apply for deputyship for young adults with severe intellectual disability.
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.
The Partnership Fund by SDN supports ideas and initiatives that you are passionate about to create opportunities to bring singles together.
Premises for VWOs
Voluntary welfare organisations (VWOs) can seek support and advice from us to secure premises for their activities.
Public Transport Concession for Persons with Disabilities
Persons with disabilities can apply for the Public Transport Concession that offer concessionary travel on public buses and the Persons with disabilities can apply for the Public Transport Concession that offer concessionary travel on public buses and the MRT.
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 16.
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.
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.
Taxi Subsidy Scheme
Persons with disabilities who are unable to use public transport due to their disabilities can look to a means-tested subsidy support for their taxi fares for the purpose of attending school or work.
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.
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.