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Families Benefiting from Extension of Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Concession
Jul 26, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Murali Pillai on Families Benefiting from Extension of Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Concession and Home Caregiving Grant to Adult Members with Cognitive Impairments and Steps Taken to Increase Awareness of Schemes.
Proposed Amendments to Child Development Co-Savings Act to Provide More Support for Parents and Employers
Jul 5, 2021
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) is proposing to amend the Child Development Co-Savings Act (CDCA) to ensure that more working parents with Singaporean children benefit from family-friendly policies at the workplace.
Approach to Support Single Unwed Parents in their Caregiving Responsibilities
Jul 5, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Christopher de Souza on what is being done to fight against the stigma that single mothers face and to support them in their challenges as single parents.
Breakdown of Divorce Cases where Shared Care and Control of the Children was Awarded
Apr 5, 2021
MSF's response to a parliamentary question by Mr Louis Ng Kok Kwang on breakdown of divorce cases where shared care and control of the children was awarded.
Community Link Expanded To Reach 21 Towns And 14,000 Families Over Next Two Years
Mar 5, 2021
Given the protracted economic and social impact of COVID-19, MSF has accelerated plans to scale up the ComLink initiative to strengthen support for the lower-income and families and individuals in need.
Enhancement of Services to Strengthen Families
Mar 5, 2021
The Ministry of Social and Family Development will be rolling out 10 Strengthening Families Programme @ Family Service Centres.
Speech by Ms Sun Xueling, Minister of State for MSF and MOE at 2021 Budget Debates, 25 February 2021
Feb 25, 2021
Budget 2021 supports women, and the Singapore Government has a longstanding commitment to building a society of equal opportunities where all Singaporeans, including women, can achieve their full potential.
Welcome remarks by Minister of State for Social and Family Development Ms Sun Xueling at the appreciation session for participants of pre-divorce support portal citizen engagement on 15 January 2021, 12.05pm
Jan 15, 2021
Pre-divorce support portal will offer content to help individuals and families when faced with marital difficulties.
First Local Study On The Intergenerational Effects Of Divorce On Children
Dec 8, 2020
First-ever local study to better understand the long-term impact on children from divorced families.
Singaporean children born to Long Term Visit Pass holders
Nov 2, 2020
MSF response to a question by Ms Carrie Tan related to Singaporean children born to Long Term Visit Pass holders