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Welcome Address by Minister Masagos Zulkifli at the Awards Ceremony for Foster Children and Youth 2022
Nov 26, 2022
Let me express my heartfelt thanks for opening your hearts and homes to our foster children and providing them with a loving and safe environment. You made sacrifices and adjustments to your daily lives and ensured that their needs are met. I commend your commitment to support our children and in the process mould the next generation.
Opening Address by Mr Masagos Zulkifli, Minister for Social and Family Development and Second Minister for Health at Fostering Seminar on 13 August 2022
Aug 13, 2022
Opening Address by Minister Masagos at Fostering Seminar, 13 August 2022 at the Enabling Village.
Closing Speech By Minister Masagos Zulkifli At The Second Reading Of The Adoption Of Children Bill
May 10, 2022
Minister Mr Masagos Zulkifli's closing speech at the Second Reading of the Adoption of Children Bill.
Opening Speech By Minister Masagos Zulkifli At The Second Reading Of The Adoption Of Children Bill
May 10, 2022
Minister Mr Masagos Zulkifli's opening speech at the Second Reading of the Adoption of Children Bill.
Fifth Fostering Agency Appointed To Grow Foster Care
Sep 5, 2019
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) has appointed Muhammadiyah Association as the fifth Fostering Agency, as of 1 August 2019, to grow foster care in the community.
Number of children in foster care and number of registered foster parents in the last three years
Aug 5, 2019
Minister answers questions by Mr Chong Kee Hiong, MP for Bishan-Toa Payoh GRC on number of children in foster care and number of registered foster parents in the last three years
Keynote address by Mr Tan Chuan-Jin at the Rehabilitation and Care Conference 2017
Jul 13, 2017
Keynote speech by Minister Tan Chuan-Jin at the Rehabilitation and Care Conference 2017
Strengthening family-based care for vulnerable children
Mar 8, 2017
Fact sheet on updates of MSF's efforts to strengthen family-based care for vulnerable children through the Safe and Strong Families (SSF) Pilot programme and growing capacity of fostering.
Third Fostering Agency to be appointed in 2017 to support shift towards family-based care
Nov 18, 2016
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) will appoint a third fostering agency in 2017 to better provide support for foster parents and facilitate the care of foster children. This is in line with MSF’s vision for vulnerable children to be placed in family-based care such as foster care.
Foster Care Week 2016
Sep 10, 2016
As part of the celebrations, MSF has launched the inaugural Foster Care Week (FCW). FCW is a week-long celebration of foster care, to raise awareness of foster care and encourage families to be part of the fostering movement in Singapore.