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  • Photo Release: 4 Oct 2018

    Over 15,000 Children Took Part In Inaugural "Celebrating Our Grands!"

    More than 1,400 Primary 1 to 6 students of St Joseph’s Institution (SJI) Junior celebrated Children’s Day in a different but much more meaningful way this year – by making a personalised gift for their grandparents!


    In line with the International Day of Older Persons (1 Oct), “Celebrating our Grands!” aims to show appreciation to the seniors or grandparents amongst us for their contributions to society. Happening in the same week as Children’s Day, this initiative also provides the opportunity for grandchildren to spend quality time with their grandparents over the long weekend.

  • Photo Release: 3 Sep 2018

    More SMEs On Board With Family-Friendly Initiatives In Support for My Family Weekend

    Hundreds of families gathered in the heart of the Central Business District (CBD) for an afternoon filled with family-friendly activities. Organised by Families for Life (FFL) Council, and supported by key partners OCBC Bank and United Overseas Bank, the event "My Family Weekend Fun Day" concluded the activities held in conjunction with My Family Weekend 2018 from 31 August to 2 September.

  • Photo Release: 31 Aug 2018

    My Family Weekend Kicks-Off with Fun, Food, Fitness and Employees Bringing their Families to Work

    Senior Parliamentary Secretary for Social and Family Development, Associate Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim, joined some 200 employees and their children for an afternoon of fun and games earlier today at Thales in Singapore, who is one of the companies that have pledged their support for My Family Weekend.

  • Photo Release: 11 Aug 2018

    Encouraging Quality Family Time at Families for Life "Celebrating RSAF50" Picnic

    More than 1,600 families gathered at Families for Life’s“Celebrating RSAF50” Picnic at the Marina Barrage. While having heart-to-heart conversations with extended family members over a breakfast picnic and fun activities, families also had the opportunity to catch an aerial display featuring over 20 RSAF flying aircrafts in its first commemorative flypast. 

    Also sharing “My Family Weekend” (31 August to 2 September 2018) in its second year, providing an integral platform for employers to show their commitment and support towards building strong families in Singapore.

    Employers can pledge support to adopt family-friendly workplace practices on 31 August. Families can also look forward to many exciting events happening during the weekend, including My Family Weekend Fun Day at Circular Road on Sun 2 September 2018, from 12pm to 6.30pm.

  • Photo Release: 27 May 2018

    Thousands of Families Bond Over Food and Fun at Families for Life Celebrations 2018

    The annual Families for Life Celebrations (FFLC), held in conjunction with Car-Free Sunday SG, returned this year to kick off the June school holidays with a fun-filled start! Designed as a platform to encourage families to make the conscious effort to spend quality time together, FFLC 2018 saw thousands of families participating in a myriad of activities ranging from fitness, food, arts & culture, or simply just chilling out over a movie.

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