Lessons Learnt from Home-Based Learning

Shawn Quek, school engagement manager for Centre for Fathering, shares his primary two son’s first home-based learning experience while working from home and useful lessons he learned. April 1st! It was an April Fool’s day like no other, because the first Home Based Learning (HBL) day was rolled out for all primary schools in Singapore. […]

August & September 2019 Media Coverage

Today Online My struggles with taking paternity leave 11 August 2019 https://www.todayonline.com/commentary/my-struggles-taking-paternity-leave The Straits Times Forum Don’t stigmatise involved fathers by Bryan Tan, CEO, Centre for Fathering and DADs for Life 3 September 2019 https://www.straitstimes.com/forum/letters-in-print/dont-stigmatise-involved-fathers Berita Harian 17 September 2019 The Centre for Fathering and Association for Malay Professionals Singapore (AMP), with support from Berita […]

DADs for Life Turns 10

On November 19 ten years ago, Singapore’s very own fathering movement, DADs for Life, was launched on International Men’s Day. To commemorate the beginning of what has since grown into a national movement, over 100 fathers and children were mobilised to distribute “Toolkit Packs” for dads all over Singapore. The national fathering movement began with […]

Cooking, Boating, Jamming with DAD at Malay Muslim Fathering Month

Since 2016, Bapa Sepanjang Hayat (DADs for Life) has encouraged active fathering among the Malay Muslim community, providing workshops for fathers to learn how to become a better dad and activities for dads to bond with their families. This year’s Malay Muslim Fathering Month, which was launched on September 1, engaged over 600 fathers and […]