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Speech by Mr Eric Chua, Parliamentary Secretary of Social and Family Development & Culture, Community and Youth, at the virtual launch event of the Singapore Disability Sports Council's LIFE Mobile Application
Jul 8, 2021
Speech by Parliament Secretary Eric Chua during the virtual launch event of the Singpore Disabiity Sports Council's LIFE mobile application
Extending SG Enable's Taxi Scheme to Individuals under Special Circumstances
Jul 6, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Ms Raeesah Khan on extending SG Enable’s Taxi Scheme to Individuals under Special Circumstances with monthly per capita household income above $2,800.
Next Enabling Masterplan Steering Committee to Chart Roadmap till 2030 to Support Persons with Disabilities to Build a More Caring and Inclusive Society
Jul 2, 2021
MSF has convened a Steering Committee to develop the next Enabling Masterplan for 2022 to 2030 to support persons with disabilities.
27 COVID-19 Positive Cases at MINDSville @ Napiri
Jun 2, 2021
27 persons at MINDSville @ Napiri Adult Disability Home, located at Lorong Napiri, have tested positive for COVID-19. MSF is working closely with the Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS) to ensure the safety and well-being of residents.
New Initatives to Enhance Inclusion and Support for Children with Developmental Needs
Apr 30, 2021
As part of the Government's continuing efforts to give every child a good start, the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA) announced new initiatives to enhance inclusion and support for children with developmental needs.
New Initiatives to Improve Disability Care Services and Case Management Support for Persons with Disabilities with High Support Needs
Apr 20, 2021
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.
New Initiatives to Enhance Support for Persons with Disabilities Throughout Their Lives
Apr 14, 2021
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.
Employment and Job Placement Assistance for Persons with Disabilities
Apr 5, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Melvin Yong Yik Chye on employment and job placement assistance for persons with disabilities.
Around 4,500 Jobs And Skills Opportunities In The Social Service And Early Childhood Sectors And For Persons With Disabilities
Mar 5, 2021
MSF has been creating jobs and skills opportunities for Singaporeans since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. By end-2021, there will be around 4,500 opportunities that will build capability across the social service and early childhood sectors, and for persons with disabilities.
Better Support For Caregivers Of Persons With Disabilities Through New Singapore Together Alliance For Action
Mar 5, 2021
A new Singapore Together Alliance for Action (SG Together AfA) will be formed by the National Council of Social Service (NCSS), SG Enable and community partners to co-create solutions on pressing issues faced by caregivers of persons with disabilities.