child/student care centres & services
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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.
Temporary Closure of My First Skool located at 49 Rivervale Crescent
Apr 2, 2020
ECDA was informed that a teaching staff at My First Skool located at 49 Rivervale Crescent, Singapore 544576 (“the Centre”) tested positive for COVID-19. She was last in the Centre on Tuesday, 31 March 2020. As an added precautionary measure, ECDA has directed that the Centre be temporarily closed from 3 April 2020 to 14 April 2020.
Schools And Kindergartens To Re-Open With Enhanced Precautionary Measures
Mar 19, 2020
To further protect the education system, MOE, MSF and ECDA will implement additional precautionary measures over and above MOH’s measures. As some have travelled overseas during the March school holidays, we will issue a 14-day Leave of Absence (LOA) to students and staff of schools, preschools and student care centres who have been out of Singapore on or after 14 March, which is the start of the March school holidays.
Call for applications for new term of childcare Partner Operator scheme
Nov 29, 2019
To apply, registered Key Appointment Holders should email Sector_Funding@ecda.gov.sg with your centre codes for information on how to submit an Expression of Interest. Existing Partner Operators will also have to express their interest if they wish to be considered for the new term.
ECDA will acknowledge receipt of the email within 3 working days.
You are advised to email ECDA early to give sufficient time to prepare your application and supporting documents before the submission deadline on 31 Jan 2020, 5pm.
Proportion of Kindergartens Operated by Private Providers and Autonomous Operators Offering Before and After School Care
Nov 5, 2019
Minister answers question by Mr Leon Perera on the proportion of kindergartens operator by private providers and autonomous operators offering before and after school care.
Plans to Provide Student Care Centres (SCC) in Yishun South including Pre-school Centres
Nov 4, 2019
Child care centres provide full-day and half-day care programmes to children below the age of 7, while student care centres (SCCs) provide care and supervision to school-going children from 7 to 14 years old.
Amount of Subsidies Given to Anchor Operators of Childcare Centres and Kindergartens in Past Five Years
Nov 4, 2019
The Government is committed to enhancing access to affordable and quality preschools. To achieve this, the Government funds operators throught the Anchor Operators and Partner Operator schemes, and runs MOE Kindergartens.
Caregivers given Special Approval for higher subsidy support for infant care and childcare
Oct 7, 2019
Under Special Approval, eligible applicants who are not working or who are non-parent caregivers may receive the higher subsidy support that working mothers receive.