Tag: homeless

Homeless German man in Hougang surviving on welfare; used to make S$12,000 a month

Singapore – A homeless German man was spotted at Block 106 Hougang Avenue 1. He revealed that he was surviving on welfare and help...

No Malaysian work pass holders are homeless in Singapore: MOM

Singapore — After a Nov 22 report in Malaysia's New Straits Times (NST) that more than 100 work pass holders from Malaysia were homeless...

Around 100 homeless in Singapore waitlisted for temporary shelter

Singapore—A Dec 3 report in the straitstimes.com (ST) stated that the temporary shelters around the country are now mostly at maximum capacity. It added...

Malaysian cleaner says she sleeps rough in Singapore by choice

Singapore—A Malaysian woman working as a cleaner in Changi Airport says she sleeps rough ‘by choice,’ reported Malasyian national news agency Bernama on Tuesday...

Homeless and jobless, here’s one Australian’s tale of being abandoned in Singapore

In an opinion piece shared by The Sydney Morning Herald, Australian Rob Colligan shares his own experience of being abandoned by his home country...

Supplies distributed to homeless people in Kelantan Lane, Jalan Bersih area

A socio-political activist who runs a non-government organisation that counsels unemployed Singaporeans distributed supplies to homeless people last Saturday evening (Dec 21). In a social...

One thousand people homeless in Singapore, study shows

A study by the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy found that there are one thousand homeless people in Singapore. Assistant Professor Ng Kok...

Annoyed by ‘Baby Shark’? City plays the song to keep homeless from staying

The songs 'Baby Shark' and 'Raining Tacos' annoy parents, babysitters and other formerly sane adults in proximity to children. City officials are using these songs...

Bukit Batok resident with OCD homeless after filling home to the brim with things,...

Member of Parliament for Bukit Batok Murali Pillai took to Facebook on Saturday, November 24, to share the story of a resident who faced...

Homelessness: 404 families and 565 individuals supported in the last three years

Singapore's ministry of social and family development (MSF) acknowledged providing shelter to the needy in the recent sitting of the country's Parliament Minister for Social...
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