Welfare Services

Family Services

We provide support to families in financial difficulties through professional case management. After case assessment by our Social Workers, families are linked up with financial assistance schemes such as our monthly Food Rations Scheme or other community resources.

  • The SECDC Grow Up Milk Powder Scheme helps low-income families with children between 0-3 years old with milk powder.
  • The MILK Scholarship is funded by Mainly I Love Kids to provide assistance with tuition fees and education expenses for resilient Polytechnic and University students from disadvantaged families.



  • SECDC Grow Up Milk Powder Scheme
  • Mainly I Love Kids (MILK) Scholarship
  • BCS Food Rations Scheme
  • BCS Bursary Awards

Towards the end of every school year, BCS also awards bursaries to resilient students from low-income families who are studying in Primary and Secondary schools in the eastern part of Singapore as well as ITE College East.

The registration period for BCS Bursary Award Ceremony 2023 is now open.

Applicants are to submit their application forms and all supporting documents by September 8, 2023.

To apply, please click on ‘Download Application Form’ to print it out.

Due to the COVID-19 situation, we urge all parents/guardians to either mail or scan the completed application form and supporting documents to us.

For more enquiries, please contact us at 6445 1500.

Bursary Awards
Guests-of-Honour from Past Years

  • Mr Tan Kiat How, Minister of State, Member of Parliament of East Coast GRC (2021)
  • Mr Heng Swee Keat, Deputy Prime Minister (2020)
  • Ms. Jessica Tan Soon Neo, Member of Parliament of the East Coast GRC (2019)
  • Mr Lee Yi Shyan, Member of Parliament of the East Coast GRC (2018)
  • Dr Mohamad Maliki Bin Osman, Senior Minister of State, Mayor of South East District (2017)


  • Min. Age: 18 years old
  • Commitment: Ad-hoc
  • Timing: Dependent on Area of Volunteering


  • Help out with ad-hoc events such as the Bursary Award Ceremony
  • Help to send food ration packs to the low-income families