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Strengthening the Ecosystem of Support for Persons with Disabilities and Their Families
Mar 8, 2017
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) will roll out new initiatives for persons with disabilities in response to the recommendations put forth in the Third Enabling Masterplan. These initiatives aim to strengthen the eco-system of support for persons with disabilities and their families, so as to improve their quality of life.
Number of persons with disabilities on SG Enable's Board of Directors
Mar 2, 2017
Minister answers question by Mr Dennis Tan Lip Fong, Non-Constituency Member of Parliament, on number of persons with disabilities on SG Enable's Board of Directors.
Enhancing capabilities to care for children with autism
Mar 1, 2017
Minister answers question by Mr Desmond Choo, MP for Tampines GRC, on how MSF is enhancing capabilities to care for children with autism.
Clarifications on Senior Group Homes scheme
Feb 7, 2017
Minister answers questions by MP for Jalan Besar GRC Ms Denise Phua Lay Peng regarding clarifications on Senior Group Homes scheme.
Options for long-term care of adults with intellectual disabilities
Feb 6, 2017
Minister answers question by MP for Ang Mo Kio GRC, Mr Darryl David regarding options for long-term care of adults with intellectual disabilities.
Employment conditions of persons with disabilites
Feb 6, 2017
Minister answers question by Non-Constituency Member of Parliament, Assoc Prof Daniel Goh Pei Siong regarding employment conditions of persons with disabilities.
Number and profile of persons with disabilities
Feb 6, 2017
Minister answers question by Non-Constituency Member of Parliament, Mr Dennis Tan Lip Fong regarding the number and profile of persons with disabilities.
MSF to study and consider recommendations made by Enabling Masterplan Steering Committee
Dec 20, 2016
MSF has received the recommendations by the Steering Committee for the 3rd Enabling Masterplan. Minister for Social and Family Development Mr Tan Chuan-Jin thanked Ms Anita Fam, the Committee's Chairperson, and members of the Steering Committee for the comprehensive report.
Positive Outcomes of the School-to-Work Transition Programme
Nov 2, 2016
The prototyping of the School-to-Work (S2W) Transition Programme by the Ministry of Education (MOE) with Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) and SG Enable has yielded positive outcomes for students of the first graduating cohort, their parents and employers.
Enhancing home-based care options for young children, elderly and disabled
Oct 10, 2016
Minister answers question by Ms Cheryl Chan Wei Ling, MP for Fengshan SMC, on the Government's plans for enhancing home-based care options for young children, seniors and the disabled.