Pre-Conference Programme

A series of exposure programmes and events offering participants an opportunity to understand deeper the social challenges or those in need, to touch their woundedness and be touched by them. These exposure programmes and events are intended to give flesh to the presentations and discussions that will take place during the 2016 Social Mission Conference.

Causes Served Programme / Event Details Member Organisation
Families, Youth and Children CareNights Exposure   Programme
Support for the family interaction session
Fri, 24 June 2016
6.00pm to 10.00pm
Morning Star Primavera, Bedok North Avenue 4
Morning Star Community Services
“Raising a Happy, Confident, Resilient and Other-Centred Child”
Parenting and awareness talk
Sat, 25 June 2016
10.00am to 12nn
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Canossaville Children’s Home
CareNights Exposure Programme
Support for the family interaction session
Fri, 22 July 2016
6.00pm to 10.00pm
Morning Star Primavera, Bedok North Avenue 4
Morning Star Community Services
Young Expressions
Art Works Exhibition and Performance by Children  
Tue, 26 July 2016
3.00pm to 5.00pm
IJ Village, 503 Ang Mo Kio St 13
Infant Jesus Homes & Children’s Centres (IJHCC)
“Understanding what is child abuse and how we can help”
Training Workshop
  Sat, 30 July 2016
10.00am to 1.00pm
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Montfort Care
Migrants and Itinerant Persons Introduction to ACMI Skills Development Centre Sun, 07 August 2016
10.30am to 11.30am
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Archdiocesan Commission for the Pastoral Care of Migrants & Itinerant People (ACMI)
Overseas Mission Mission Friendship Trip to Sri Lanka
(*Note that trip costs will be borne by the participant. Closing date for sign up and payment is on 13 May 2016)
12 – 18 June 2016
Galle, Hambantota, Deniyaya
Caritas Humanitarian Aid & Relief Initatives, Singapore (CHARIS)
“Their Faith, My Journey”
Public Talk
Sat, 02 July 2016
10.00am to 12nn
Catholic Centre, 55 Waterloo St
Caritas Humanitarian Aid & Relief Initatives, Singapore (CHARIS)
Persons Living with HIV / AIDS CARE Experiential Workshop Sat, 30 July 2016
9.00am to 12.00nn
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Catholic Aids Response Effort (CARE)
Persons with Intellectual Disabilities Interaction and Baking Session with Beneficiaries Wed, 08 June 2016
2.00pm to 4.00pm @ Baking Room
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Mamre Oaks
Interaction and Baking Session with Beneficiaries Wed, 13 July 2016
2.00pm to 4.00pm @ Baking Room
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Mamre Oaks
Interaction and Baking Session with Beneficiaries Wed, 03 August 2016
2.00pm to 4.00pm @ Baking Room
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Mamre Oaks
Persons with Mental Health Conditions Gospel Art
Mental Wellness Workshop
Sat, 25 June 2016
9.30am to 12.00nn @ Art Therapy Room
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Clarity Singapore
“Take Control and Survive Anxiety!”
Public Talk
Sat, 09 July 2016
10.00am to 12.00nn
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Clarity Singapore
Persons with Physical Disabilities ABLE Open House Fri, 15 July 2016
– 2.00pm to 2.45pm
– 3.00pm to 3.45pm
– 4.00pm to 4.45pm
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Abilities Beyond Limitations & Expectations (ABLE)
ABLE Open House Sat, 16 July 2016
10.00am to 10.45am
Agape Village, 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Abilities Beyond Limitations & Expectations (ABLE)
Persons with Terminal Illness Kopi Talk at Assisi
Understand palliative care and kopi talk with patients
Fri, 29 July 2016
1.00pm to 3.00pm
Assisi Hospice, 820 Thomson Road
Assisi Hospice
The Poor, Sick and Elderly Talk on Night Mission Thu, 09 June 2016
8.00pm to 9.00pm
Catholic Welfare Services Hub 55 Waterloo St #06-01
Catholic Welfare Services (CWS)
Visit to St. Theresa’s Home Thu, 16 June 2016
9.30am to 10.30am
49 Upper Thomson Road
Catholic Welfare Services (CWS)
Visit to St. Theresa’s Home Thu, 23 June 2016
9.30am to 10.30am
49 Upper Thomson Road
Catholic Welfare Services (CWS)
Talk on Night Mission Thu, 23 June 2016
8.00pm to 9.00pm
Catholic Welfare Services Hub, 55 Waterloo St #06-01
Catholic Welfare Services (CWS)
Open House for GoodLife! Makan Fri, 12 August 2016
9.00am to 12.00nn
Community Kitchen, Blk 52 Marine Terrace
Montfort Care

 

Please Note:

  • Priority is given to signed-up conference participants on a first-come-first serve basis. A confirmation note will be sent to participants on their registration.
  • Closing date for sign-up is 2 weeks before the actual date of the pre-conference programme/event, after which it will be opened to others (non-conference participants).
  • For more information and clarification, visit Caritas SIngapore website or email smc2016@caritas-singapore.org.