child/student care centres & services
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Details on Mother Tongue Language Preschool Educators and Certificate in Preschool Mother Tongue Language Teaching Courses
Apr 5, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Ms Raeesah Khan on Mother Tongue Language Pre-school Educators and the Certificate in Pre-school Mother Tongue Language Teaching Courses.
Advancing Support For Children In Preschools – Greater Accessibility, Affordability, Quality And Inclusion
Mar 5, 2021
As part of the Government’s continuing efforts to give every child a good start, initiatives under four thrusts were announced at the Ministry of Social and Family Development Committee of Supply (COS) 2021.
Steps Taken to Ensure Continual Access of Children-in-care in View of Social Distancing Rules
Oct 15, 2020
MSF response to a question by Dr Wan Rizal on steps that have been taken to ensure continual access of natural parents and children-in-care during the period whereby social distancing between households are enforced.
Start Small Dream Big 2020
Oct 7, 2020
Over 53,000 children from 950 preschools collectively dedicated 1.5 million hours of community service projects this year, as part of the President’s Challenge ‘Start Small Dream Big’ (SSDB) movement, initiated by the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA).
Temporary Closure of Learning Vision at Work Located at 1 Lower Kent Ridge Road
Apr 15, 2020
A teaching staff at Learning Vision @ Work at 1 Lower Kent Ridge Road has tested positive for COVID-19. As a precautionary measure, ECDA has directed that the Centre be temporarily closed from 16 April 2020 to 23 April 2020.
Preschool operators to provide fee offsets during circuit breaker period
Apr 6, 2020
DPM Heng Swee Keat has announced additional support for workers, businesses and households under the Solidarity Budget to help tide Singapore through the one month of COVID-19 major circuit breaker measures. Taking this into consideration, ECDA has required all preschool operators to provide parents offsets for 50% of their nett fees for one month, for Singaporean children not attending preschool during this one-month circuit breaker period.
Temporary Closure of PCF Sparkletots Preschool @ Bedok Reservoir-Punggol Blk 414
Apr 6, 2020
ECDA was informed that a non-PCF para-educational professional who provides intervention programmes to a group of children at PCF Sparkletots Preschool @ Bedok Reservoir-Punggol Blk 414 tested positive for COVID-19. As an added precautionary measure, ECDA has directed that the Centre be temporarily closed from 6 April 2020 to 15 April 2020.
Temporary Closure of MY World Preschool Pte Ltd at 460 Bukit Batok West Ave 9
Apr 5, 2020
ECDA was informed that a child at MY World Preschool Pte Ltd (YM0183) at 460, Bukit Batok West Ave 9, Multi-Storey Carpark, Singapore 650460 tested positive for COVID-19. As an added precautionary measure, ECDA has directed that the Centre be temporarily closed from 6 April 2020 to 15 April 2020.
Temporary Closure of Little Gems Preschool
Apr 5, 2020
ECDA was informed on 4 April
2020 that a teaching staff at Little
Gems Preschool Pte Ltd tested
positive for COVID-19. As an added precautionary measure, ECDA has directed that the
Centre be temporarily closed from 5 April 2020 to 14 April 2020. This covers the 14-day incubation period as the staff was last in the Centre
on 31 March 2020.
Preschools and Student care centres to suspend general services
Apr 3, 2020
From 8 April 2020 to 4 May 2020, all preschools will suspend general services and remain open only to serve a limited group of parents who are unable to find alternative care arrangements, such as those working in essential services like healthcare.