parenting & baby bonus
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Child Development Account dollar-for-dollar matching benefit for children of unwed parents born from 1 January 2005
Aug 1, 2017
Minister answers question by Mr Kok Heng Leun, Nominated Member of Parliament, on extending Child Development Account dollar-for-dollar matching benefit to children of unwed parents born from 1 January 2005.
Single unmarried mothers adopting biological children
Jul 3, 2017
Minister answer question by Dr Lim Wee Kiak, MP for Sembawang GRC, regarding cases of single unmarried mothers adopting their biological children.
Take up rate for paid paternity leave in 2016
Mar 3, 2017
Parliamentary Secretary answers question by Mr Seah Kian Peng, MP for Marine Parade GRC, on the number of applications for paid paternity leave in 2016.
Measures to encourage parents to have more children
Jul 11, 2016
The Ministry answers question by Er Dr Lee Bee Wah, MP for Nee Soon GRC, on measures to encourage parents to have more children
Maternity leave for single working mothers
Jul 14, 2015
Minister answer question by Ms Kuik Shiao-Yin, Nominated Member of Parliament on maternity leave for single working mothers
Benefits for Single Mothers
Jan 19, 2015
Minister answer question by Ms Kuik Shiao-Yin, Nominated Member of Parliament on the benefits for single mothers and their children
Statistics of children without Child Development Account (CDA)
Oct 7, 2014
Minister answers question by Ms Lee Li Lian, MP for Punggol East SMC on the statistics of children without Child Development Account (CDA)
Savings in Child Development Account
Jul 7, 2014
Minister answers question by Ms Lee Li Lian, MP for Punggol East SMC on savings in Child Development Account
Mandatory Mediation and/or Counselling Extended to Parties Undergoing Divorce Proceedings with at Least One Child Below 14
Jul 1, 2013
With effect 1 July 2013, parties undergoing divorce proceedings with at least one child below 14 years of age must attend mediation and/or counselling at the Family Court.
Launch of the Parent’s Toolkit on Character
May 27, 2013
Speech by Mr Chan Chun Sing, Acting Minister for Social and Family Development