Press Releases issued by MSF. For media enquiries, please get in touch with our Communications Division.
Introducing therapeutic and restorative principles in family justice for better family outcomes
Oct 2, 2018
Minister Desmond Lee shared the broad areas that the inter-agency committee tasked to Review and Enhance Reforms in the Family Justice System (RERF) has been studying and will be consulting stakeholders on.
ECDA Awards 2018 Recipients Inspire Professional Excellence and Innovation in Early Childhood Sector
Sep 18, 2018
Eighteen dedicated early childhood educators and preschools will receive the ECDA Awards for Excellence in Early Childhood Development from Mr Desmond Lee, Minister for Social and Family Development on Friday, 5 October 2018 at the Early Childhood Conference.
Senior Parliamentary Secretary Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim Stresses Singapore's Support for Women to Seize Opportunities in the Digital Age
Sep 7, 2018
At the High-Level Policy Dialogue of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Women and the Economy Forum, A/Prof Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim reiterated Singapore's commitment to the advancement of all women and girls.
Five New Large Child Care Centres To Open By 2020
Jul 25, 2018
Parents in Sengkang and Punggol can look forward to more quality and affordable preschool places, as five new large child care centres are set to open over the next two years.
Celebrating Golden Jubilee Weddings 2019
Jul 24, 2018
The Registry of Civil Marriages and the Registry of Muslim Marriages are co-organising the Golden Jubilee Wedding Celebrations 2019, and would like to invite members of the public to take part or to nominate eligible couples.
Pilot Programme To Bring New Learning Approach To Preschools
Jul 11, 2018
The Early Childhood Development Agency, in collaboration with Temasek Foundation Cares, will pilot an initiative in selected preschools, which will see teachers being trained to apply teaching and learning strategies under the Abecedarian Approach (AA) in the classroom.
Lasting Power of Attorney application fees waived for two more years
Jun 28, 2018
The Office of the Public Guardian has
extended the fee waiver for Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) Form 1 applications
by Singapore Citizens until 31 August 2020.
New Certification Course To Train Professionals Who Wish To Register As Professional Deputies
May 21, 2018
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) is launching a certification course to train professionals who wish to register as professional deputies and donees.
Strengthening the Protection of Vulnerable Adults
May 18, 2018
The Vulnerable Adults Bill will strengthen Singapore's existing adult protection framework.
Ministry of Social and Family Development's addendum to the President's Address 2018
May 14, 2018
MSF's addendum to the President's Address 2018