Sustainable South West
The Sustainable South West (SSW) is a sustainability masterplan that will steer the district's sustainability efforts in the next 10 years, to build a more liveable and sustainable South West District. SSW aims to nurture a community that is environmentally conscious, practises an eco-lifestyle and demonstrates community ownership.
Developed by the community for the community, the SSW is a culmination of voices, views and input from South West residents from all walks of life.
Click here to view the e-version of the Sustainable South West masterplan.
Caregiving @ South West
The Caregiving @ South West initiative aims to rally the community to Celebrate caregivers and caregiving; Support caregivers; and Empower a caring community, with the following desired outcomes:
⦁ Awareness and appreciation of caregiving;
⦁ More support and resources for caregivers; and
⦁ Build a caregiving network to provide care and support to caregivers and care recipients.
SkillsFuture Network @ South West
The SF Network is a collaboration between the South West CDC, Employment and Employability Institute Pte Ltd (e2i) and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) to:
⦁ Connect residents to emerging, flexi-work or jobs nearer to their homes;
⦁ Refer residents to help agencies, training providers and employers for seamless holistic assistance with a referral protocol; and
⦁ Support residents in their learning journey with introduction of more alternatives in employment opportunities.
Reading Together @ South West
An initiative to promote bilingualism through reading, as well as encourage quality family bonding time as a community.
The objectives of Reading Together @ South West are to:
⦁ Promote reading and storytelling as a means to family bonding;
⦁ Strengthen our Singaporean identity as a bicultural and bilingual people by building a strong foundation for bilingual literacy in children and understanding of their culture through interaction with their Mother Tongue Language; and
⦁ Promote volunteerism in the youth and corporate sector as they participate in the storytelling sessions.
South West Volunteer Corp Network
To promote the culture of giving, the South West Volunteer Corp Network (NETWORK) aims to rally corporate and community partners to support community initiatives with volunteers to deepen engagement levels within the community sphere.
NETWORK Partners will get to enjoy the following benefits!
- Orientation Workshop for Recruitment of Volunteers
- Specialised Training Grant for Senior Volunteers
- Volunteering, Publicity and Networking Platforms
Click here to join the NETWORK today!
The NETWORK is supported by the Ministry of Community, Culture and Youth (MCCY) and National Volunteer and Philanthropy Centre (NVPC).