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Grassroots Organisations

Data on grassroots organisations are provided by the People’s Association (PA).

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Childcare centres and Kindergartens

Data on childcare centres and kindergartens are provided by Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA), which is the regulatory and developmental authority for the early childhood sector in Singapore, and the Ministry of Education (MOE), which operates MOE Kindergartens.

Student Care, ComCare Schemes and Family Service Centres

MSF provides data on ComCare Schemes, Family Service Centres and Student Care Centres that are registered with MSF to administer the ComCare Student Care Fee Assistance Scheme.

Senior Activity Centres

The Ministry of Health (MOH) provides data on Senior Activity Centres (SACs). SACs are drop-in centres that serve seniors who live in HDB rental flats. SACs organise social and recreational activities, provide information and referral services and monitor frail and/home-bound seniors.

Data

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Community Services

Title : Grassroots Organisations (End Of Period), Annual

Number

Data Items

2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019

Community Development Councils * Community Development Councils were formed in 1997. They were re-structured into 5 CDCs on 24 November 2001.

5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5

Citizens' Consultative Committees (CCCs)

87
87
87
89
89
89
89
89

CCC-Area Sub Committees * Citizens' Consultative Committee area committees started in 1983.

38
39
41
41
42
39
39
39

Community Club Management Committees

106
107
107
108
109
110
110
110

Residents' Committees/Residents' Networks/Neighbourhood Committees * Residents' Networks were formed in 2018. Neighbourhood Committees were formed in May 1998.

705
723
743
774
824
852
885
897

Malay Activity Executive Committees * Malay Activity Executive Committees were formed in 1995.

97
99
98
98
97
98
97
97

Indian Activity Executive Committees * Indian Activity Executive Committees were formed in 1998.

94
95
94
94
96
99
98
98

Senior Citizens' Executive Committees * Senior Citizens' Executive Committees started in 1986.

309
295
292
286
268
265
256
252

Youth Executive Committees/Youth Networks * Youth Networks were formed in 2019.

100
101
102
102
102
100
101
99

Women's Executive Committees

104
105
104
105
104
104
104
104

Community Emergency And Engagement Committees * Civil Defence Executive Committees were formed in August 1998. PA renamed the Civil Defence Executive Committee to Community Emergency and Engagement Committee in 2009.

86
87
87
87
88
89
89
89

Community Sports Clubs * The People's Association (PA) took over the management of the Constituency Sports Club on 1 October 2002. Constitutency Sports Clubs has been renamed to Community Sports Clubs in 2011.

86
86
86
87
88
89
88
88

T-Net Club Management Committees * Boys' Club management committees were formed in 1996. It has been renamed T-Net Club with effect from 1 November 2002.

8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8

Building Fund Committees * Building fund committees were formed in 1977.

44
50
53
53
51
55
54
57
SOURCE : PEOPLE'S ASSOCIATION

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Other References

PA Community Services
People Association’s Annual Reports View
Social Statistics
Singapore Social Statistics in Brief View

External Sources

Childcare and kindergarten statistics
Early Childhood Development Agency View
Social statistics
Ministry of Social and Family Development View
Health statistics
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