Official Speeches, Press Releases, Media Coverage, Replies to Forum Letters, Parliamentary Replies, Media Replies and Clarifications issued by MSF. For media enquiries, please get in touch with our Communications Division.
Speech by Mr Masagos Zulkifli, Minster for Social and Family Development and Second Minister for Health at the Financial Capability and Asset Building Event
Jun 21, 2022
Address by Minister Masagos Zulkifli at the "Financial Capability and Asset Building Initiative: Maximising Potential, Empowering Communities" Event
Higher Assistance Rates For Comcare Households
Jun 21, 2022
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) will increase the amount of
assistance for lower-income households on the ComCare Long-Term Assistance (LTA) and
Short-to-Medium-Term Assistance (SMTA) schemes from 1 August 2022. This is part of the
support package introduced by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Lawrence
Wong to provide support to households, individuals and businesses, in view of inflationary
pressures caused by external factors.
Opening Remarks By Mr Eric Chua, Parlimentary Secretary For Ministry Of Social And Family Development, And Ministry Of Culture, Community And Youth At Klook Cares: Movies In The Sky Edition
Jun 10, 2022
Parlimentary Secretary For Ministry Of Social And Family Development, And Ministry Of Culture, Community And Youth Eric Chua's Opening Remarks At Klook Cares: Movies In The Sky Edition.
Minister Masagos Zulkifli to make Working Visit to Brunei from 10 to 12 June
Jun 10, 2022
Minister for Social and Family Development, Second Minister for Health and Minister-in-Charge of Muslim Affairs Masagos Zulkifli will make a working visit to Bandar Seri Begawan, Negara Brunei Darussalam from 10 to 12 June to affirm strong bilateral relations between the two countries.
Closure of The Courage Fund Relief Schemes
May 24, 2022
Following the adjustment in Singapore's Disease Outbreak Response System Condition (DORSCON) status on 26 April 2022, and extensive easing of community and border measures, MSF and NCSS have reviewed and will close all TCF COVID-19 relief schemes with immediate effect. Those who had been certified as COVID-positive before 24 May 2022 can still apply.
Issuance of Correction Direction Under the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act Regarding Falsehood About Woman Who Claimed to Have No One to Turn to For Urgent Help
May 12, 2022
The Minister for Social and Family Development has instructed the POFMA Office to issue a Correction Direction to correct a Facebook post made by Gilbert Goh on 24 April 2022. Goh will be required to carry a correction notice alongside his post.
Closing Speech By Minister Masagos Zulkifli At The Second Reading Of The Adoption Of Children Bill
May 10, 2022
Minister Mr Masagos Zulkifli's closing speech at the Second Reading of the Adoption of Children Bill.
Opening Speech By Minister Masagos Zulkifli At The Second Reading Of The Adoption Of Children Bill
May 10, 2022
Minister Mr Masagos Zulkifli's opening speech at the Second Reading of the Adoption of Children Bill.
Alliance for Action to Strengthen Marriages and Family Relationships launches the Celebratng SG Families Pledge
Apr 26, 2022
The Alliance for Action to Strengthen Marriages and Family Relationships (AFAM) launched the Celebrating SG Families Pledge today, as part of the Year of Celebrating SG Families (YCF) movement recently announced by the Ministry of Social and Family Development.
Data on Social Workers in the Past Five Years
Apr 6, 2022
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Melvin Yong Yik Chye regarding the number and types of complaints against social workers.