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Fathers pledged to be more involved at DADs for Life Conference 2022

Themed Rekindling The Hearts of Fathers, this year’s DADs for Life conference aims to rally fathers with school-going children and inspire them to be the best dad they can be for their kids. Besides hearing from dads Mr Tan Chuan-Jin, Patron of Centre for Fathering, Mr Keith Magnus, Chairman of Centre for Fathering and Mr […]

Dr Maliki shares ABCs of parenting at Bapa Sepanjang Hayat’s first education forum

Second Minister for Education, Dr Maliki Bin Osman, was the guest of honour during Bapa Sepanjang Hayat’s first education forum on Sunday 18 September 2022 at the Lifelong Learning Institute. He shared his takeaways from his parenting journey of over 20 years – the ABCs of parenting. Dr Maliki’s children two children are 24 and […]

Celebrating Fathers 2022 celebrates courage and resilience of fathers in supporting families through the pandemic

As Singapore moves into the endemic phase, we’re celebrating fathers who have overcome the challenges of the pandemic while balancing work, co-parenting and household responsibilities and strengthened their families because of their resilience and courage. This year, Celebrating Fathers is heralding Father’s Day with a line-up of events to spotlight fathers’ contributions as they supported […]

Centre for Fathering Charity Golf 2022 GOH Message

Centre for Fathering Charity Golf 2022 Guest of Honour Message by Mr Edwin Tong, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth and Second Minister for Law Fathers take on different but important roles throughout their children’s lives – a playmate, a disciplinarian, a counsellor, and a friend – to help them become their best selves. Their […]

Formation of Malay Muslim Taskforce on Fathering

Associate Professor Dr Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim, Minister of State, Ministry of Home Affairs & Ministry of National Development has announced the formation of a task force that will strengthen families in the in the Malay Muslim community. On his Facebook post on 21 February 2022, he shared, “Yesterday, I had the chance to meet with […]

Back to School with Dad encourages fathers to be more involved in their children’s schooling journey

Fathers from over 120 pre-schools, primary and secondary schools as well as institutes of higher learning will be participating in the Back to School with Dad initiative for the next academic year in 2022. Among these, fathers from 93 schools are taking part in Back to School with Dad for the first time. Organised by […]

Detik Istimewa Bersama Ayah: Fathers and Daughters Build Stronger Bonds

To build stronger father-daughter relationships, fifteen pairs of fathers and daughters took part in Detik Istimewa Bersama Ayah (Special Moment With Dad) on Sunday, 12 December 2021 from 2pm to 5pm at Asli Village, Downtown East. Detik Istimewa Bersama Ayah is an event of the Malay Muslim Fathering Month (Bulan Kebapaan), an initiative by Centre […]