Weighing in on pertinent issues and engaging the community to improve lives
Beyond providing remedial services, we have been lending our voice to important social and healthcare issues and working with community partners to effect them. Through these, we hope to galvanise many more to serve along with us.
30 Apr 2021
MWS Family Service Centre – Tampines hosted Masagos Zulkifli, Minister for Social and Family
Development, on ways to better meet community needs.
12 Aug 2021
MWS Family Service Centre – Tampines schooled community leaders on the impact of family violence and vulnerable adult abuse.
27 Sep 2021
MWS weighed in on sustainable debt reduction strategy with a feature on its poverty alleviation
programme in The Business Times.
1 Oct 2021
MWSʼ volunteer engagement efforts were featured in an article on senior volunteerism in The Straits Times.
1 Oct 2021
MWS Senior Social Worker Benny Thiam shared transformed life story on Mediacorp current affairs programme Frontline.
19 Oct 2021
Head of MWS Home Care & Home Hospice and MWS Senior Care Centre Dr Dennis Chia lectured on the role of intermediate and long-term care at National University of Singapore.
2 Dec 2021
MWS CEO Junie Foo discussed growing the health and social care talent pipeline at Ageing Asia 2021 – World Ageing Festival.
14 Jan 2022
MWS Family Service Centre – Tampines trained psychologists on handling family violence.
23 Mar 2022
MWS Family Service Centre – Yishun guided staff of Xishan Primary School on using the Family Violence Toolkit and debunked common misconceptions about vulnerable children.