help for low-income/needy
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Statistics on elderly Singaporeans without family support
Aug 6, 2018
Minister answers question by Dr Chia Shi-Lu, MP for Tanjong Pagar GRC, on statistics about elderly Singaporeans without family support.
Jul 25, 2018
Bringing social service hubs in and around rental housing precincts for a more targeted and proactive approach to engage and support families living in rental flats.
Pilot Programme To Bring New Learning Approach To Preschools
Jul 11, 2018
The Early Childhood Development Agency, in collaboration with Temasek Foundation Cares, will pilot an initiative in selected preschools, which will see teachers being trained to apply teaching and learning strategies under the Abecedarian Approach (AA) in the classroom.
Number of children and youth residing in homes and shelters
May 18, 2018
Minister Desmond Lee answers question by Mr Kwek Hian Chuan Henry, MP for Nee Soon GRC, on number of children and youths residing in homes and shelters.
Ministry of Social and Family Development's addendum to the President's Address 2018
May 14, 2018
MSF's addendum to the President's Address 2018
Strengthening Social Service Delivery on the Ground
Mar 7, 2018
The Ministry of Social and Family Development plans to strengthen social service delivery on the ground to provide more holistic and coordinated assistance for individuals and families in need.
Opening Address by Mr Desmond Lee, Minister for Social and Family Development, at the Committee of Supply Debate 2018
Mar 7, 2018
Minister delivers opening address at the Committee of Supply Debate 2018
Criteria used to determine childcare and preschool subsidies
Feb 19, 2018
Minister Desmond Lee answers question by Mr Darryl David, MR for Ang Mo Kio GRC, on criteria used to determine childcare and preschool subsidies
Statistics on KidSTART programme
Feb 5, 2018
Minister answers question by Ms Rahayu Mahzam, MP for Jurong GRC, regarding statistics on the KidSTART programme.
Statistics on shelters
Jan 8, 2018
Minister answers question by Er Dr Lee Bee Wah, MP for Nee Soon GRC, on statistics on shelters