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Foreign Domestic Worker Grant

The Foreign Domestic Worker (FDW) Grant is an assistance scheme that is intended to help families who need to hire a foreign domestic worker to care for their loved ones who are elderly and those with moderate to severe disabilities. Eligible families may receive a monthly grant payment of $120.1

Care recipients of FDW Grant applicants will need to be assessed by a qualified assessor as requiring permanent assistance with three or more Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) in order for them to qualify for assistance under this scheme.

More information on the grant's eligibility criteria and a list of qualified assessors can be found on Singapore Silver Pages, an initiaitive by Agency for Integrated Care (AIC). Should you require any further clarification, you may wish to email AIC at enquiries@aic.sg or call their hotline at 1800 650 6060.

Care recipients of FDW Grant applicants, including those with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Physical and Intellectual Disabilities, will need to be assessed by a qualified assessor as requiring permanent assistance with three or more Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) in order for them to qualify for assistance under this scheme.

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Last Reviewed On Mon, Feb 13, 2017

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