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Data on cases reported to the Adult Protective Service and the Child Protective Service in each year between 2020 and 2022 respectively
Jan 10, 2023
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Dennis Tan Lip Fong on the data of cases reported to the Adult Protective Service and the Child Protective Service in each year between 2020 and 2022 respectively.
Data on Cases of Family Violence
Nov 28, 2022
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Zhulkarnain Abdul Rahim on the data on family violence cases.
OPENING REMARKS BY MS SUN XUELING MINISTER OF STATE, MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS & MINISTRY OF SOCIAL AND FAMILY DEVELOPMENT AT SINGAPORE COUNCIL OF WOMEN’S ORGANISATIONS “IN HER STRIDE 2022: TAKE THE STAGE. MAKE A STAND.” ON SATURDAY, 26 NOVEMBER 2022
Nov 26, 2022
Good evening everyone, I am happy to be here with you today. I understand that many of you are current or previous clients of our shelters. Some of you are also our corporate donors and I am very grateful that we have all come together tonight to celebrate how we have come so far together.
MSF Seeks Views On Proposed Amendments To The Women's Charter In Relation To Family Violence
Apr 6, 2022
MSF is proposing amendments to the Women’s Charter to enhance legal protections against family violence. These proposed amendments incorporate the comprehensive feedback from various stakeholders.
Additional Measures And Resources To Safeguard The Safety Of Elderly Over The COVID-19 Pandemic Period
Apr 4, 2022
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Ms Yeo Wan Ling regarding the additional measures and resources to safeguard the safety and wellness of vulnerable seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic period.
Update on Implementation of Recommendations from the Taskforce on Family Violence
Mar 10, 2022
This factsheet provides updates on several initiatives: (i) Raising family violence awareness through a refreshed Break the Silence public education campaign and promoting a Hand Signal for Help, (ii) Tapping on ComLink to support early detection of family and domestic violence, (iii) Amending the Women's Charter to strengthen legal provisions on protection against family violence, and (iv) Deploying forensic-trained psychologists to community-based Family Violence Specialist Centres.
Support Available For Survivors Of Family Violence
Jan 12, 2022
MSF's response to parliamentary questions by Mr Zhulkarnain Abdul Rahim, Ms Carrie Tan and Ms Hany Soh regarding the support available for survivors of family violence.
Data On The Calls Received By The 24-Hour National Anti-Violence Helpline (NAVH) Since It Launched In January 2021
Nov 3, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Zhulkarnain Abdul Rahim regarding the data on the calls received by the 24-hour National Anti-Violence Helpline (NAVH) since it launched in January 2021.
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.
Release of 16 Recommendations to Break Cycles of Violence
Sep 23, 2021
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) will be releasing the report by the Taskforce on Family Violence with 16 recommendations aimed at improving immediate support for survivors, enhancing protection for them, preventing violence from recurring, and raising awareness of early warning signs.