Check out the latest news and happenings at AWARE
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Check out the latest news and happenings at AWARE
May 31, 2012

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AWARE Centre

Blk 5 Dover Crescent
Singapore 130005

Tel +65) 6779 7137
Fax (+65) 6777 0318


Meet the new AWARE Board

On May 26, AWARE members elected the organisation's 28th Board. The nine elected members, along with one co-opted member, will serve a two-year term, effective immediately. Find out more about the new Board here.


Singapore's stressed singles

Singles in Singapore play an increasingly important role when it comes to caring for a rapidly greying population. Are current family policies failing these stressed singles? Find out what AWARE's Singles In Singapore Sub-Committee has to say about this issue here.

Protecting younger members of our society

Underage youths deserve special treatment because they have unique vulnerabilities. It is our responsibility to create conditions in which the costs of their choices are not excessively high, says sociologist and AWARE Board Member Dr Teo You Yenn. Read her commentary here.

Sex, lies & video calls

After falling prey to an Internet romance scam, Jane (not her real name) approached AWARE for counselling and legal help. She has decided to share her story in the hope that it will prevent others from becoming victims. Read her story here .


Workshop Series: Gender Matters

Learn about the history of feminism and the cultural constructs of gender. The next workshop is on June 7. Sign up here.

Last call for English Helpline training in July

Want to be a Helpline volunteer? Sign up for our next English training session by June 15. Get more details here.

Financial Awareness & Confidence Training: Insurance

From June 19, learn how insurance works and how to protect yourself and your family. Register for this course here.

Join the Women's Caucus

Members will gain a deeper understanding of key ASEAN issues, human rights and women's rights. Find out more here.