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COVID-19 Recovery Grant for Lower- to Middle-Income Workers
Dec 16, 2020
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) will launch the COVID-19 Recovery Grant (CRG) on 18 January 2021 to support lower- to middle-income employees and self-employed persons (SEPs) who are financially impacted by COVID-19.
Number of persons with disabilities (PWDs) who are currently employed
Nov 3, 2020
MSF response to a question by Mr Seah Kian Peng on the number of PWDs who are currently employed and those who are looking for employment.
Unsuccessful Applications for COVID-19 Support Grant
Oct 14, 2020
MSF response to a question by Ms Ng Ling Ling on how many applications for the COVID-19 Support Grant have been rejected due to applicants' prior gross monthly household income exceeding $10,000 per month or $3,100 per capita income despite the fall in their income significantly, exceeding more than 30%, and all other criteria being met.
Education and Housing Support for Young Men and Women who Grow out of Residential Boys' or Girls' Homes
Oct 6, 2020
MSF response to a question by Mr Christopher de Souza on the education and housing support available to Young Men or Women who grow out of MSF response to a question by Mr Christopher de Souza on the education and housing support available to Young Men or Women who grow out of Boys' or Girls' residential homes.
Impact of COVID-19 on Employment Prospects of Persons with Disabilities and Measures to Raise Inclusivity
Oct 6, 2020
MSF response to questions related to Impact of COVID-19 on Employment Prospects on Persons with Disabilities and Measures to Raise Inclusivity.
COVID-19 Support Grant Extended until 31 December 2020 to Continue Supporting Lower- to Middle-Income Employees
Sep 22, 2020
Extended applications for the COVID-19 Support Grant until 31 December 2020 to continue supporting lower- to middle-income employees.
Early Childhood Educators' Salaries
Jul 11, 2018
Minister answers question by Assoc Prof Daniel Goh Pei Siong NCMP on Early Childhood Educators salaries
Support for professionals in the special needs sector
May 18, 2018
Minister Desmond Lee answers question by Ms Rahayu Mahzam, MP for Jurong GRC, on the training programmes and support structures in place for professionals in the special needs sector
International Symposium on Inclusion in Asset Building - Policy Innovation for Social Impact
Dec 15, 2017
Minister's Speech at International Symposium on Inclusion in Asset Building: Policy Innovation for Social Impact
Support for retrenched workers and their families
Feb 29, 2016
Minister answers question by Ms Tin Pei Ling, MP for MacPherson SMC on the support for retrenched workers and their families