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Check out the latest news and happenings at AWARE
March 2016

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AWARE Centre

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#asinglelove hits NEL and Queensway!

Driving by Queensway Shopping Centre or riding on the Northeast Line? Then you'd probably have noticed our #asinglelove video and posters! Our campaign works to empower and stand up in support of single parents - look out for more of these ads around the island over the next few months! Learn more about the campaign here.

Balancing a career and caregiving is no longer just a women's issue

Our ED Corinna Lim shared concerns for women's place in the workforce today, in a society where juggling work and caregiving is no longer a responsibility that women should bear alone. Read the full article here!

Volunteers' Appreciation Party

We're excitedly prepping for our Volunteers' Appreciation Party happening tomorrow (2 April) at 12pm! If you've signed up for this event, then come dressed as someone who inspires you, or bring a token that reminds you of that person. See you there!


Join our annual Ball Committee!

Are you interested in planning a grand fundraising ball? AWARE is looking for volunteers to be part of our annual gala event's planning committee! Click here for more details!

AWARE responds to Budget 2016 speech

The National Budget for 2016 was announced on 24 March by Minister of Finance Heng Swee Keat. We found the Budget limited in its attempts to create a more caring and resilient society. Read our full response here.

Submission to the Constitutional Commission on Elected Presidency

We submitted our feedback in response to the public consultation on the Elected Presidency, which opened on 18 February 2016. The letter was sent from our Executive Director to the Constitutional Commission Secretariat.

A look back at Fair for All Families

In March, we held fun family carnival, Fair for All Families, in support of single parents! It was an exciting afternoon filled with freebies, art, and speeches by single parents and Guest-of-Honour MP Tin Pei Ling. Read about what happened here!

Roundtable on breastfeeding in Singapore

AWARE and Breast-Feeding Friends SG recently held a roundtable discussion on breastfeeding, where participants shared their views on how to make Singapore more inclusive of nursing mothers. Click here to read more about the roundtable.