NCSS Study Reveals that Workplace Adjustments in Companies Will Address Barriers to Hiring Persons with Mental Health Conditions
15/03/2021
Findings highlight that workplace adjustments have wide ranging benefits for companies and all its employees NCSS partners with the WorkWell Leaders Workgroup – a grounds-up collective of private and public-sector leaders – to champion for workplace wellbeing as a priority
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NCSS Convenes Inaugural Social Service Summit with Leaders To Enable Dignified Lives for the Vulnerable
15/03/2021
Close to 600 leaders and partners from the Community, Corporate and Public sectors gather to develop strategic thrusts for the next five years and beyond Need to develop an innovative culture is among key findings from an NCSS sectoral survey that will help to shape the discussions at the Summit
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New President and vice-president appointed to the National Council of Social Service
15/03/2021
The Ministry of Social and Family Development today announced the appointment of Ms Anita Fam as the new President of the National Council of Social Service (NCSS) Board, and Ms Chan Chia Lin as its new Vice-President. Mr Phillip Tan has been re-appointed as Chairman of Community Chest.
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2015 SSI Enables_WDA CE Speech
15/03/2021
SSI Enables_WDA CE Speech
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President's Challenge Sets Aside $10 Million to Help Vulnerable Groups Change Their Circumstances
15/03/2021
President's Challenge 2018 partners NTUC and e2i in new programme to uplift 5,000 low-income members and families a year.
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Mind Matters, Family Matters
15/03/2021
Themed ‘Mind Matters, Family Matters’, the Singapore Mental Health Conference (SMHC) 2016 will feature both international and local speakers who will share their wealth of knowledge and lived experiences in supporting persons dealing with mental health issues across family, community, and workplace settings. The conference will also showcase cross-sector collaborative efforts that have allowed for more inclusive and integrative care across different contexts.
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Speech by DPM Tharman Shanmugaratnam Care & Share Thank-You Show
15/03/2021
Speech by DPM Tharman Shanmugaratnam Care & Share Thank-You Show
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“Interacting with Seniors” handbook and workshops launched in celebration of International Day of Older Persons 2015
15/03/2021
Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong officiated event to kick-off month-long celebrations which encourage seniors and the community to communicate, connect and celebrate
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New Initiatives Announced For Sector Will Leverage Innovative Technologies to Meet Evolving Needs
15/03/2021
Tech Booster and Project Back-to-Basics offer ready technologies and innovative solutions at attractive subsidies to alleviate manpower challenges Close to SGD 20 million supported by the National Productivity Fund to benefit member agencies
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We Are Able! 2018 empowers persons with disabilities
15/03/2021
A new 2-year pilot, “Our Lives Our Voices” – a self-advocacy initiative was launched.
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President Tony Tan Launches 16th President's Challenge at Microsoft's We Tech Care 2016 Event
15/03/2021
Held in support of President’s Challenge, We Tech Care rallied over 200 people from local startups, non-profits and partner organisations, and Microsoft to showcase the power of technology in creating a smarter and more inclusive Singapore.
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A 5-Year Social Service Sector Roadmap (2017 to 2021)
15/03/2021
A shared vision for the people, private and public sectors to participate andcollaborate so as to make an impact in the social service sector Roadmap charts different pathways for individuals and organisations, including non-traditional stakeholders in the ecosystem to achieve vision Roadmap is guided by person-centred and holistic approach towards advancing quality of life
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Launch of Special Vehicles Fleet at Handicaps Welfare Association's Wheel, Walk or Jog 2015
15/03/2021
More people with special needs will have accessible and affordable transport
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Enabling a "Mixed Ability" Mindset:See the True Me Campaign gets people past superficial acceptance of persons with disabilities
15/03/2021
11 social service organisations invite Singaporeans to 20 mixed ability experiences as part of the campaign
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Social Service Sector Manpower Projected to Grow to 16,000 by 2019 Due to Evolving Social Needs
15/03/2021
Number of social service professionals has increased to more than 50% over past 10 years NCSS builds capacity and capability through a holistic approach of attracting, developing and retaining talent
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New Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications launched for individuals to future-proof their careers in the social service sector
20/07/2023
SkillsFuture initiatives for the social service sector to be rolled out by 2016 to grow pipeline of skilled social service professionals.
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Speech by Mr Masagos Zulkifli, Minister For Social and Family Development and Second Minster for Health at the NCSS Volunteer Management Leadership Series
31/05/2023
Speech by Mr Masagos Zulkifli, Minister For Social and Family Development and Second Minster for Health at the NCSS Volunteer Management Leadership Series, on 29 May 2023, 3.00pm at SMU Admin Building
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Speech by Ms Anita Fam, President, NCSS on "Impact through Innovation" at the Social Service Summit, 16 July 2019 at Marina Bay Sands
15/03/2021
Speech by Ms Anita Fam, President, NCSS on "Impact through Innovation" at the Social Service Summit, 16 July 2019 at Marina Bay Sands
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Speech by Ms Anita Fam, President, National Council of Social Service at the Social Service Summit 2021
14/07/2021
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MSF Appoints New Board Members for the National Council of Social Service
21/07/2022
The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) announced today key appointment holders to the Board of the National Council of Social Service (NCSS), and the re-appointment of the Board President. In addition to the appointments made by Minister for Social and Family Development and Second Minister for Health, Mr Masagos Zulkifli, other Board members were elected at NCSS’ Annual General Meeting held on 13 July 2022 or appointed by the Board President, all of whom will serve a two-year term from 1 August 2022 to 31 July 2024.
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