Care Corner FSC (Queenstown) provides information and referral services for social services. Our centre provides casework services and groupwork programmes to individuals and families residing within our service boundary, in particular those who are from disadvantaged backgrounds. We also engage in community work where we network and outreach to different community stakeholders and residents, organising various parts of our community towards partnerships and mutual help.
The following list a range of services and programmes we conduct in more detail.
Programmes and Services
- Information & Referral
- Community Work
This enhances the literacy and numeracy skills of 6 year old children from low-icome families.
Student Support Services
This group work programme is based on 3 goals of: (i) improving secondary students' interest in learning; (ii) help develop their self-esteem and confidence through developing healthy pursuits; and (iii) keeping them from mixing with undesirable groups by helping them focus on more socially desirable activities.
A Mother A Woman Programme
We run weekly sessions for single mothers from low-income backgrounds. This programme increases the confidence and leadership skills of single mothers from low-income families and expands their network of help resources.
Care Connection and Drop-In Services
Care Connection is a daily communal gathering place for isolated seniors residing within the Tanglin Halt and Commonwealth Drive area. The programme's daily activities promotes aging in place through the co-creation of purposeful experiences by the seniors for the seniors. Mutual support amongst the seniors in the community is fostered through Care Connection.
North West - POSB SavingStars (Match-Savings Programme)
This programme provides educational groupwork sessions, financial literacy workshops and dollar-to-dollar matching to help children from low-income families develop a long range attitude towards forming life goals by beginning to save up their pocket money. Partners collaborating in this programme include POSB, NUS and the Northwest Community Development Council.
Volunteer Development Programme ('VDP')
The VDP at the centre looks at identifying and partnering volunteers in delivering various aspects of our services. This includes: casework support for individuals and families, programme facilitation, community outreaches and skills-specific assignments.
The VDP appreciates our volunteers' gifts and talents and provides regular platforms for exchanges, engagement and development.
Queenstown: Ulu Pandan, Ghim Moh, Buona Vista, Holland Dr, Commonwealth Crescent, Tanglin Camp to the north; Tanglin Rd, Alexandra Rd and Labrador Villa Rd, Clementi Rd and West Coast
Bukit Timah: Old Jurong Road, Upper Bukit Timah Road
Tanglin: Prince Charles Square, Jervois Lane, Tanglin Road, Kay Siang Road, Ridout Road, Tanglin Camp, Ghim Moh Housing Estate Clementi Road, Maju Drive, Greenridge Crescent, Toh Tuck Rise
|How to reach us:
|Block 88 Tanglin Halt Road
|For enquiries on services or programmes:
Mon, Wed, Fri:
Lunch Time (Closed):
Sat,Sun and Public Holidays:
|9 am to 6 pm
9 am to 9 pm
1.00 pm to 2.00 pm
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