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Speech By Minister Masagos Zulkifli At The 7th Engaging Hearts And Minds Seminar 2021
Nov 8, 2021
Speech by Minister Masagos Zulkifli on 'Resilient Families, Successful Communities' at the 7th Engaging Hearts And Minds Seminar on 8 November 2021.
Data On The Household Income For Resident Households With Children In Past Five Years
Nov 2, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Leon Perera regarding the 20th percentile household income for resident households with children
Amendments To The Women's Charter
Nov 1, 2021
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) will be proposing amendments to the Women’s Charter (WC) to make the marriage improve the marriage process for couples and incorporate therapeutic justice into divorce proceedings.
Statistics of Domestic Violence Cases Arising from Underlying Mental Health Issues due to COVID-19 Uncertainties
Nov 1, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Dr Wan Rizal regarding the statistics of domestic violence cases arising from underlying mental health issues due to COVID-19 uncertainties.
Data On The Number Of Parental Alienation Cases Reported In The Past Three Years
Nov 1, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Ms Mariam Jaafar regarding the number of parental alienation cases reported in the past three years.
Requirement for Divorce Rulings that Award Shared Care and Control to State Which Party is Allowed to List Child as an Essential Occupier in Their Application to Buy a Subsidised HDB Flat
Nov 1, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Louis Ng Kok Kwang regarding the requirement for divorce rulings that award shared care and control to state which party is allowed to list the child as an essential occupier in their application to buy a subsidised HDB flat as the ability to list the child has a direct impact on each parent's eligibility to purchase a HDB flat.
Launch Of Alliance For Action To Strengthen Marriages And Family Relationships
Aug 4, 2021
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) will be setting up an Alliance for Action (AfA) to Strengthen Marriages and Family Relationships. Led by Minister of State for Social and Family Development, Sun Xueling, this AfA is part of MSF’s vision to actively bring stakeholders, community partners and Singaporeans together to co-create solutions and implement them to strengthen marriages and families.
Opening And Closing Speeches By Minister Of State Sun Xueling At The Second Reading Of The Child Development Co-Savings (Amendment) Bill
Aug 2, 2021
Minister of State Sun Xueling's opening and closing speeches at the second reading of the Child Development Co-Savings (Amendment) Bill
Families Benefiting from Extension of Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Concession
Jul 26, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Murali Pillai on Families Benefiting from Extension of Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Concession and Home Caregiving Grant to Adult Members with Cognitive Impairments and Steps Taken to Increase Awareness of Schemes.
Proposed Amendments to Child Development Co-Savings Act to Provide More Support for Parents and Employers
Jul 5, 2021
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.