MSF supports parents and the challenges they face. MSF also encourages parents to develop parenting skills necessary to build strong, stable families.
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.
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.
Home Caregiving Grant
The Home Caregiving Grant provides support to families who hire foreign domestic workers to care for their loved ones with moderate to severe disabilities
Caregivers Training Grant
The Caregivers Training Grant (CTG) helps caregivers to enhance their capabilities in caring for the physical and socio-emotional needs of persons with disabilities or the elderly.
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.
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 Care Services at Children Disability Homes
Children Disability Homes provide long- and short-term residential care for children with special needs aged below 18.