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Continuing Professional Development Masterplan
Nov 20, 2013
Minister for Social and Family Development, Mr Chan Chun Sing, announced a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Masterplan for the early childhood sector at ECDA’s inaugural Early Childhood Conference today. The CPD Masterplan is a key component of ECDA’s manpower strategies to attract, develop and retain early childhood (EC) professionals, and raise the quality of EC programmes.
Resource Kit on Developmental Needs for Parents
Nov 12, 2013
The Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA) has developed a resource kit for parents whose children in mainstream pre-schools have been diagnosed with developmental needs. The resource was developed in collaboration with the National Council of Social Services (NCSS), Health Promotion Board (HPB) and KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital (KKH).
Speech at Enabling Employers Network
Nov 8, 2013
Speech at Enabling Employers Network Appointment Ceremony
ASEAN Plus Three Workshop on on Work-Life Harmony
Nov 5, 2013
Singapore hosted the ASEAN Plus Three Workshop on “Work-Life Harmony to Promote Women’s Economic Participation” on 4-5 Nov 2013.
Revised Tender Evaluation Process for State Properties identified for Child Care Centres and Kindergartens
Nov 5, 2013
From November 2013, a revised tender evaluation process will be used to evaluate bids put in by Child Care and Kindergarten operators for State-owned properties.
Fostering Parent-Teen Relationships
Nov 5, 2013
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) will introduce evidence-based programmes to support parents in building strong relationships with their children in the teen and pre-teen years.
Speech at the Community Chest Awards 2013
Oct 18, 2013
Speech by Mr Chan Chun Sing, Minister of Social and Family Development, at the Community Chest Awards 2013
New Day Activity Centre by MINDS opens at Tampines
Oct 17, 2013
Located at the MINDS Tampines Training and Development Centre, it provides full-time care services for persons with disabilities with higher care needs.
MSF Pilots Mentoring Programme to Build Capabilities of Social Enterprises
Oct 14, 2013
The programme aims to strengthen the organisational capabilities of social enterprises and help them scale up their business operations and social impact.
The Family Life Education Conference 2013
Oct 10, 2013
Speech by Ms Low Yen Ling, Parliamentary Secretary for Social and Family Development