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The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) announced new initiatives to (1) enhance the quality and affordability of disability care services; and (2) improve case management support for persons with disabilities with high support needs. This will help families who are caring for persons with disabilities and give them greater assurance that their loved ones will be well-supported. These efforts further the vision set out in Singapore’s Enabling Masterplan to enable all persons with disabilities to fulfil their potential and participate as integral and contributing members of society.
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) announced a suite of new initiatives to enhance the support for persons with disabilities and their families, across their life stages. These efforts will further support MSF’s vision to empower persons with disabilities to achieve their potential and participate as integral and contributing members of our society.
Opening Remarks by Minister of State for Social and Family Development, Ms Sun Xueling at ECDA Fellows Appointment Ceremony 2021,
9 Apr 2021, 3.00PM – 4.00PM, via ZOOM
The Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA) has appointed a third term of ECDA Fellows, which includes 20 re-appointed ECDA Fellows and four newly appointed ECDA Fellows. These 24 pinnacle leaders will work closely with ECDA on quality improvement initiatives for the early childhood sector and contribute to the professional growth of the current and next generation of early childhood leaders.
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Ms Joan Pereira on whether the Ministry can provide onsite counselling support during after-office hours in housing estates to residents who are emotionally unstable.
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Seah Kian Peng on measures the Ministry is taking to improve the matching of volunteers and donors for community needs.
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Louis Ng Kok Kwang on breakdown of divorce cases where shared care and control of the children was awarded.
MSF's response to parliamentary questions by Assoc Prof Jamus Jerome Lim and Mr Dennis Tan Lip Fong on applications and appeals for the COVID-19 Recovery Grant.
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.
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Melvin Yong Yik Chye on employment and job placement assistance for persons with disabilities.