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Time Frame

04 May 2018 to 11 May 2018

Project Partner



Volunteer Befriender (VB)

Closing date: 04 May 2018
Number of sessions: 1

Join us as we spend precious and meaningful time with seniors from a nursing home for a day of grocery shopping, bonding over meal, sightseeing and chit-chating at Kallang Wave Mall and Sports Hub. Come buddy a senior and further forge intergenerational ties over fun activities together!

<Kindly ensure you are available for the full session before signing up for the community service event.>

Start: 11 May 2018 12:30
End: 11 May 2018 18:30
Vacancy: 47 out of 50 positions filled
Location: NTUC Health Nursing Home (Chai Chee)
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Actual Event 11/05/2018 12:30 PM 06:30 PM 6

Volunteer Coordinator (VC)

Closing date: 22 Apr 2018
Number of sessions: 2

As a VC, you help to create and ensure a positive volunteering experience for the Volunteer Befrienders (VBs) and an enjoyable day for the seniors.

VCs are required to attend both the Orientation & Training session and the Actual Event session.

Please ensure that you will be available on the following dates:

Orientation & Training: 4 May (Fri), 6.30pm to 9.30pm @ The Red Box

Actual Event: 11 May (Fri), 12noon to 6.30pm @ NTUC Health Nursing Home (Chai Chee)

Start: 04 May 2018 18:30
End: 11 May 2018 19:00
Vacancy: 12 out of 12 positions filled
Location: NTUC Health Nursing Home (Chai Chee)
Skills: Facilitation, Team Building, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 04/05/2018 06:30 PM 09:30 PM 3
Actual Event 11/05/2018 12:00 PM 07:00 PM 7

Be Part of Youth Corps Singapore

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Who We Are

Youth Corps Singapore is a national institution that supports young Singaporeans who are keen to serve the community. As the champion for youth volunteerism, it harnesses the energy and passion of youths to ignite positive change in the society through community service.

Bringing together Singapore Citizens and PRs aged 16 to 35, Youth Corps Singapore provides a platform for youths to learn new skills and meet like-minded peers, who aspire to go forth and create a better Singapore and a better world for all.

What We Offer

As a Member of Youth Corps Singapore, you can make friends with people like yourself at various platforms. Whether it’s health, education, or environmental causes, we offer a diverse range of volunteering opportunities and events for our Members, from community service events to regular volunteering.

Members can also join our Leaders Programme as Aspirants. We provide relevant trainings where you can take your skills and knowledge of service-learning to the next level, and apply them to a project to impact the community. You will also forge greater bonds with fellow Aspirants, and enjoy exclusive perks. When you are conferred as a Leader, you get to continue to develop yourself, initiate community projects and rally your friends to join you on a good cause.

The Red Box

Set in the heart of Orchard Road, The Red Box is a place for youths to gather, exchange ideas and take action to make Singapore a better home for all. Its name draws inspiration from the red box of Singapore’s Founding Prime Minister, Mr Lee Kuan Yew. It represents the late Mr Lee’s love and conviction towards creating a better Singapore.

The Red Box is open to all Youth Corps Members to ignite positive change in our community. Look out for various enrichment and engagement sessions at The Red Box.