Your Impact

Thank you for joining us to care for those in need!

Community Chest supports about 80 social service agencies in Singapore, allowing them to focus on caring for the disadvantaged through over 200 critical services.

100% of your contribution goes towards empowering the lives of:


 

*includes allocation to programmes/ projects only (exclude allocation ring-fenced for specific purposes)
**organisations include charities, member organisations, etc

Examples of Outcomes Met


At Community Chest, we believe in engaging the wider community through volunteering and fund-raising efforts. Through your sustained giving, you enable the social service agencies to focus on delivering critical social services to help:

EMPOWERED
SKILLED
INDEPENDENT

 

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Examples of Outcomes Met

 

SHELTERED WORKSHOPS
 

1,534 clients were actively engaged in sheltered workshops and were able to stay gainfully employed for at least three months.

INTEGRATION SUPPORT
 

1022 persons with disabilities showed an improvement in daily living skills, gained greater independence and were able to participate in the community.

1,336 persons with disabilities had access to resources to enhance their physical and psychological well-being.

EMPOWERED
MOTIVATED
RESILIENT

 

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Examples of Outcomes Met

 

SPECIAL EDUCATION SCHOOLS
 

6,020 children with special needs received education and training in independent living skills. Out of 501 graduands, 124 graduands attained employment.

DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
 

1,102 school-going children and youths (with and without disabilities) developed self-confidence to deal with changes and challenges, and improved in personal and social skills in relationships.

EMPOWERED
RESOURCEFUL
SELF-RELIANT

 

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Examples of Outcomes Met

 

FAMILY SERVICE CENTRES

Out of the families served,

  • 5,330 enhanced their self-reliance and resilience capacity.
  • 5,699 improved their ability to manage and/or reduce needs and risks.
 

FAMILY VIOLENCE SPECIALIST CENTRES

 

758 victims and their family members were able to manage issues of family violence and build safe relationships.

EMPOWERED
CONFIDENT
SOCIALLY-INTEGRATED

 

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Examples of Outcomes Met

 

INTEGRATION SUPPORT

 

307 persons with mental health conditions were better able to cope with their conditions and/ or improved in their mental health condition.

289 caregivers indicated that they have acquired a more positive mindset towards caregiving and have also gained knowledge and skills in caring for persons with mental health conditions.

165 persons with mental health conditions were supported in their employment journey and integrated into society.

EMPOWERED
COMFORTED
SOCIALLY-ENGAGED

 

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Examples of Outcomes Met

 

BEFRIENDING + COUNSELLING 

 

651 seniors were less isolated and felt supported to age in place. This was achieved through an improved sense of social and psychological well-being and access to contacts and sources of help. 
 

CAREGIVING SUPPORT

 

4,537 caregivers learnt to provide better care for loved ones and were able to put their newly acquired skills to use at home.

Find out more about how we measure the impact of your contributions, an overview of the sector landscape or view the full FY2018 Impact Report here