Budget 2021 debate: Carrie Tan on importance of care for the people
25 Feb 2021 03:33pm
The Government has to help people recover psychologically and socially from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, said MP Carrie Tan in Parliament on Thursday (Feb 25). She proposed a home-sharing strategy for low-income families and elderly homeowners, and that more resources be allocated to social services to strengthen Singapore's social safety net. Emphasising the importance of care for the people, she called for innovation to transform social support structures.