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Press Releases: 11 Aug 2018
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.
Press Releases: 27 May 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.
Press Releases: 24 Feb 2018
More than 350 couples gathered at Fort Canning Green for a romantic date out at the Families for Life’s “I Still do” Couples’ Picnic to reaffirm their love and commitment to each other and invest time in building stronger and happier marriages.
Press Releases: 30 Dec 2017
Families for Life Picnic@Istana, which took place today at the Istana grounds, saw close to 500 families - both immediate and extended - coming together to bond, reflect on the past year and share their hopes and aspirations for the New Year with one another.
Press Releases: 19 Nov 2017
Singapore Parenting Congress 2017 (SPC 2017) held from August to November 2017, saw more than 3,000 participants picking up tips from internationally renowned educator Dr Michele Borba and learning new skills through interactive parent-child workshops. Themed “Tune in to your Child”, this year’s Singapore Parenting Congress placed a new and specific focus for parents with tweens and teenage children (aged 9 to 19 years old) by introducing two interactive parent-child workshops, namely ‘Coding a mobile application from scratch’ facilitated by Roboto Academy, and ‘Becoming a “vlogger”’ facilitated by Cornerstone Community Services. In line with SPC 2017’s focus on parent-child communication, the Families for Life Council also presented its first ‘urban guide’ for parents, which lists the lingo (or slang) commonly used by millennials, tweens and teens in Singapore.