About Us


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The South West Community Development Council (CDC) was formed on 24 November 2001 with the mission to Assist the Needy, Bond the People and Connect the Community. 


The CDC brings together government agencies, grassroots organisations (GROs), voluntary welfare organisations and the private sector to strengthen the social fabric of Singapore. Through our programmes and initiatives, the CDC promotes social cohesion and encourages community ownership among residents, community and corporate partners.  

Ms Low Yen Ling was appointed the Mayor of South West District on 27 May 2014. Ms Low is also the Senior Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Education & Ministry of Manpower, and Adviser to Bukit Gombak Grassroots Organisations (GROs).

About South West District

The South West District occupies about a third of Singapore’s land mass, spanning 17 divisions in three (3) Group Representation Constituencies (GRCs) and four (4) Single Member Constituencies  (SMCs), namely Chua Chu Kang GRC, Jurong GRC, West Coast GRC, Bukit Batok SMC, Hong Kah North SMC, Pioneer SMC and Yuhua SMC.


“Owning Your Community" 

The South West District is envisioned to be a place where people care for one another, where the strong looks after the weak and where community ties are warm and resilient.