Overview of the Chapter

The Family Social Work Chapter is continuing with its purpose of enabling space amongst professionals, working with families using Social Work theories and principles, to share and learn from experienced practitioners and thinkers of Family Social Work.

Objectives of the Chapter:

Enhance: To develop competencies such that the Chapter will be able to provide local and regional training and consultancy in family social work.

Innovate: To promote and nurture innovative and creative new approaches and methodologies in Family social work practice.

Stay Relevant: To review and redefine Family Social Work (FSW) practices in response to the changing social service landscape.

Members of Chapter: 2019-2021

Appointment in SASW NameOrganisation
ChairpersonTeo Tee LoonLakeside Family Services
Vice-ChairpersonUdhia KumarKKCS (Kampong Kapor Community Services)
SecretaryRuth TanSCCFSC (South Central Community FSC)
MemberGrace CheeSingapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)
MemberAmran Bin JamilFRSC Family Service Centre
Member Louisa BieligRen Ci Hospital

Who are eligible for our Programme/Activities?

  • Members of SASW with the exception of Student Members.

Past Achievements

E-Tea Time Talks

The E-Tea Time Talk serves as a platform for achieving the Key Areas of Focus. Since its inception in July 2016, the Chapter hosted a total of Nine Tea Time Talks in collaboration with organisations where family social work is practiced.

Criteria to Join Us:

  • Members of SASW, and
  • Currently practising workers in the Family Social Work sectors

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