Charities We Support


Equal Ark Singapore

EQUAL-ARK is a charity with IPC status that rehabilitates at-risk youths, persons with special needs, and the elderly with clinical depression and dementia through working with therapy horses.

Known as equine-assisted learning, it is a pedagogy that is well-established in Europe, North America and Oceania. Through activities in their farm-like setting located off Thomson Road,

Their clients develop social-emotional skills such as managing impulsivity.


The Marymount Centre

The Marymount Centre reaches out to children, women and families who experience injustice and journeying with them in the healing of their personhood with dignity and compassion.

They provide a holistic and quality pre-school programme for children to grow in dignity, love, graciousness and responsibility. Under the Marymount umbrella, our recipients include Good Shepherd Centre and Ahuva Good Shepherd.

Good Shepherd Centre is a crisis shelter where teenagers, women, mothers and their children as well as foreign domestic workers can rebuild their lives after suffering from violence, abuse and victimization. The Centre offers a home-like and safe environment where the women and children learn to live responsibly and independently. They run programmes which empower them to manage and take responsibility for their own lives and gradually reintegrate with their families and the wider community. These programmes include Counselling and Therapy, Group Living, Life Skills Training, Recreational, Wellness and Spiritual Support.

Ahuva Good Shepherd provides nurturing and safe residential care to girls aged between 4 and 16 years old. These girls come from single parent families or from families in which parents are not able to cope with the child and/or experiencing marital discord.


Lions Home for the Elderly

Lions Home for the Elders is a Voluntary Welfare Organisation (VWO) that actively promotes and employs best practices in providing services and programmes for the ageing community.

Initiated and established by Lions Clubs of Singapore, Lions Home for the Elders offer a spectrum of Aged Care services, caregiver and family support to assist families to meet the challenges of loved ones growing old.

Their first community home was founded in 1980 and it housed 18 destitute and elderly residents.

Today, Lions Home operates two fully equipped well designed nursing homes at Bishan and Bedok South, with capacity to house a total of 384 residents.


Save Our Street Dogs (SOSD)

SOSD is a volunteer-run organisation dedicated to the welfare of Singapore’s many street dogs. SOSD vehemently oppose the culling of stray animals

and believe that there is a more humane way to manage this problem. Their dog shelter exists to rescue, rehabilitate and rehome strays to give them a second chance at life.


HCSA Dayspring

Formerly known as Highpoint Community Services Association (HCSA), HCSA Community Services was started in 1996 as a halfway house for recovering drug addicts and ex-offenders.

Today, our work has expanded to include ex-offenders, teenage girls undergoing duress and single parents.

Our mission to empower these vulnerable populations is achieved through two programmes: HCSA HIGHPOINT and HCSA DAYSPRING.



MINDS has grown to be one of the largest Voluntary Welfare Organisations in Singapore, serving some 2,400 clients from past the age of six to their ripe old age.

MINDS’ services include four special schools, three employment development centres, three day training and development centres, and one multi-service residential home.