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New Concessionary Scheme for Persons with Disabilities


From 6 Jul 2014, persons with disabilities travelling by public transport will get to enjoy 25% off their fares and will not have to pay additional fares for distances beyond 7.2km. They can also buy a Monthly Concession Pass with unlimited bus and train rides at $60 per month. Please visit SG Enable for more information and application.


UniSIM's Graduate Diploma and Master of Gerontology


The University of SIM's (UniSIM) Graduate Diploma and Master of Gerontology are now open for application until 31 Mar 2014.


UniSIM's Master of Gerontology, with a graduate diploma option, offers a holistic training to prepare graduates for a rewarding career in the eldercare sector.


NCSS offers the prestigious postgraduate scholarship, Lien Scholarship for Social Service Leaders, to groom talent and develop outstanding leaders to serve the community. Outstanding staff from voluntary welfare organisations (VWOs) and members of the public, taking up the UniSIM's Graduate Diploma and Master of Gerontology programme may apply for the scholarship.


VWO applicants can also tap on Professional Capability Grant (Local Training), under NCSS administered VWOs-Charities Capability Fund (VCF),  for subsidy of course fees.

Personal Data Protection Act


The Do Not Call and Data Protection provisions under Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) will come into effect on 2 Jan 2014 and 2 Jul 2014 respectively. Find out more from the link above.


Launch of Common Services for VWOs

The Directory of Common Services was launched at the NCSS Members Conference and AGM 2013 on 15 Aug 2013. NCSS member VWOs are able to enjoy preferential rates on a range of common services.


Compensation and Benefits Consultancy Services for VWOs

HR Consultancy services is now available for funded voluntary welfare organisations (VWOs), to review and implement a systematic compensation and benefits system that is linked to performance and rewards. For more information, please contact Ms Sai You Zi at

Monthly HR Clinic

The Social Service Career Centre now offers VWOs monthly HR clinic sessions. HR Consultants will attend enquiries and provide in-depth advice and information on full spectrum of HR work areas. For more information, please contact Ms Sai You Zi at

Social Service Career Centre

To find out more about a career in social services, call or meet with our career consultants today!


Community Chest Give-A-Hand! 2014



Talent Engagement Event

Community Chest's Publicity and Fund-Raising Campaign Launch

Christmas on ‘A Great Street’ 2013 Light-up Ceremony

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