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Work towards a caring Singapore: Chan Chun Sing

Minister for Social and Family Development Chan Chun Sing today (May 21) stressed the importance of working towards a "caring Singapore".

SINGAPORE: Minister for Social and Family Development Chan Chun Sing today (May 21) stressed the importance of working towards a "caring Singapore".

Speaking at the Social Service Partners Conference, he said, “We have much to do, much to do better and much to do together towards a caring Singapore. We will grow our social services, deepen our competencies and strengthen our networks to meet today’s and tomorrow’s needs.”

The conference, attended by 800 participants, was organised by the Ministry of Social and Family Development to discuss trends and directions for social services. 

Participants at the conference exchanged ideas on supporting vulnerable families, coordinating service delivery and building a social service workforce ready for the future.

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