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Development Support and Learning Support Programmes for Anchor Operator Pre-schools
Oct 15, 2020
MSF responds to a question by Mr Louis Ng on plans to plans to introduce the DS and LS programmes to more anchor operators.
Development Support and Learning Support Programmes for Non-Anchor Preschools
Oct 14, 2020
MSF response to a question by Mr Louis Ng on whether the Ministry has plans to introduce the Development Support and Learning Support programmes to non-anchor operator pre-schools.
Impact of COVID-19 on Employment Prospects of Persons with Disabilities and Measures to Raise Inclusivity
Oct 6, 2020
MSF response to questions related to Impact of COVID-19 on Employment Prospects on Persons with Disabilities and Measures to Raise Inclusivity.
Extending Development Support and Learning Support Programme to children who are differently abled at the nursery level
Oct 6, 2020
MSF response to question from Mr Louis Ng Kok Kwang on the Development Support and Learning Support Programme.
Enrolment for Enhanced Pilot for Private Intervention Providers
Oct 5, 2020
MSF responds to a question from Mr Don Wee on Enhanced Pilot for Private Intervention Providers.
Ministry of Social and Family Development's Addendum To The President's Address 2020
Aug 25, 2020
The Ministry of Social and Family Development's Addendum to the President's Address 2020.
Childcare and Student Care Centres to Suspend General Services Until 1 June 2020; Kindergarten School Holidays to Begin 5 May 2020
Apr 21, 2020
On 21 April 2020, the Multi-Ministry Taskforce announced an extension of circuit breaker measures to 1 June 2020. In tandem, the suspension of general services by preschools, student care centres, special student care centres, and early intervention (EI) centres will also be extended to 1 June 2020.
Shift of early intervention services from MSF Disability Office to Early Childhood Development Agency
Mar 4, 2020
MSF responds to a question by Ms Anthea Ong on the shift of early intervention services from MSF Disability Office to Early Childhood Development Agency
Financial Assistance for Families with Special Needs Adult Members
Nov 5, 2019
Minister answers a question by Mr Murali Pillai on what financial avenues of help are there for families with adult members who have special needs such as dyslexia, autism and Down's Syndrome and who wish to enrol them into programmes to make them employable or socially engaged.
Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Concession for Families Caring for Persons with Cognitive Disabilities
Nov 4, 2019
The Government provides two schemes to help caregivers defray the cost of hiring a Foreign Domestic Worker (FWD), in caring for persons with disabilities for all ages, including those between 16 and 64 years old.