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Official Speeches, Press Releases, Media Coverage, Replies to Forum Letters, Parliamentary Replies, Media Replies and Clarifications issued by MSF. For media enquiries, please get in touch with our Communications Division.
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) is proposing to amend the Child Development Co-Savings Act (CDCA) to ensure that more working parents with Singaporean children benefit from family-friendly policies at the workplace.
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Assoc Prof Jamus Jerome Lim on whether ECDA will consider implementing fee rebates for households who voluntarily choose to keep their preschool children at home during the Phase 2 (Heightened Alert).
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Louis Ng Kok Kwang on the duration required for Family Service Centres to work on cases to address clients’ needs.
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Zhulkarnain Abdul Rahim the measures taken by our social service officers to continue with the monitoring of clients who are at risk of recurring violence during the prolonged period of stay at home under the current Phase 2 (Heightened Alert).
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Christopher de Souza whether more awareness can be raised and greater facilitation can be given to assist in meeting the specific needs of homes for orphans and vulnerable youth.
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Christopher de Souza on what is being done to fight against the stigma that single mothers face and to support them in their challenges as single parents.
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Louis Ng Kok Kwang whether the Ministry is studying the turnover rates of social workers and the plans to increase the retention of social workers and reduce the burnout rate.
MSF has convened a Steering Committee to develop the next Enabling Masterplan for 2022 to 2030 to support persons with disabilities.
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) announced that the completion rate of Probation Orders closed in 2020 remained high at 82%, despite the challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.