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Mandatory Mediation and/or Counselling Extended to Parties Undergoing Divorce Proceedings with at Least One Child Below 14
Jul 1, 2013
With effect 1 July 2013, parties undergoing divorce proceedings with at least one child below 14 years of age must attend mediation and/or counselling at the Family Court.
Government Opens Call for Proposals to Select New Pre-School Anchor Operators
Jun 27, 2013
Acting Minister for Social and Family Development Chan Chun Sing announced the opening of the call for proposals for new Pre-School Anchor Operators today.
Haze Advisory from MSF and its related bodies
Jun 20, 2013
Revised Tender Evaluation Process for Commercial Child Care Centres in HDB Premises
Jun 13, 2013
Acting Minister for Social and Family Development Chan Chun Sing announced today a revised tender evaluation process for commercial child care centres located in HDB premises.
Nanyang Polytechnic Graduation Ceremony 2013
May 27, 2013
Speech by Acting Minister Chan Chun Sing
Launch of the Parent’s Toolkit on Character
May 27, 2013
Speech by Mr Chan Chun Sing, Acting Minister for Social and Family Development
LPA - Important Legal Instrument
May 25, 2013
The LPA is an important legal instrument with wide implications. It allows the applicant (‘donor’) to appoint another person(s) (‘donee’) to make decisions on his behalf should he lose mental capacity. For this reason, there are safeguards in place to protect the interest of applicants.
Calling for Entries for 2013 President's Challenge Social Enterprise Award
May 18, 2013
President Tony Tan today launched the second run of the President’s Challenge Social Enterprise Award (PCSEA) at the Social Enterprise Carnival @ DBS Marina Regatta. Established last year, PCSEA recognises outstanding and innovative social enterprises that are making significant social impact in Singapore.
The First Session of the 53rd Graduation Ceremony
May 16, 2013
Speech by Mr Chan Chun Sing, Acting Minister for Social and Family Development and Senior Minister of State for Defence
Rollout of Early Intervention Programme in Pre-Schools to Support Children with Mild Developmental Delays
May 10, 2013
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) announced today the rollout of the Development Support Programme (DSP) in pre-schools to provide children with mild developmental delays learning support and therapy intervention.