Overview of the Chapter

The Disability Chapter was set up with the aims of achieving role clarity and identity for disability social workers, developing practice guidelines for disability social work practice and enhancing social work collaboration and leadership in the disability sector

Members of Chapter: 2019-2021

Appointment in SASW NameOrganisation
ChairpersonTan Sze WeeRainbow Centre, Singapore
Vice-ChairpersonSandra TanAWWA FSC
SecretaryOng Lay HoonMINDS
TreasurerAngela ChungSPD
MemberTeo GinnyuehInstitute of Mental Health
MemberIris LinFei Yue Community Services

Who are eligible for our Programme/Activities?

The Disability Chapter membership is open to members of SASW who are interested in disability issues.
Non-SASW members may join as Friends of DC and participate in selected network sessions

Areas of interest

Practice guidelines, research and collaborative projects

The Chapter organised an inaugural symposium in 2018, which was attended by over 120 social work professionals and partners.

Criteria to Join Us:

  • Registered Social Worker, and
  • Currently practising social workers in the disability setting
  • SASW member

If you are keen to become a member or friend of the chapter, please email to SWchapters@sasw.org.sg and address to "Disability Social Work Chapter Chair"