Society of St Vincent de Paul (SSVP)

One of the best-known Catholic charities, the Society uses monthly collections from all churches to provide direct help to the poor and under-privileged of all religions for the past 60 years. It provides monetary assistance and food rations to those in need and also befriending services.

 

PROGRAMMES AND ACTIVITIES
SSVP carries out the following activities:

  • Serving the poor and destitute in Singapore by giving cash grants, food rations, education and aiding with medical bills
  • Transporting the sick to seek medical treatments, organising family outings and excursions during school holidays and bringing festive cheers during special occasions for the poor
  • Supporting children from poor families. SSVP helps meet educational expenses up to tertiary level
  • Securing employment from other welfare agencies for the unemployed

 

INFORMATION
Society of St Vincent de Paul (SSVP)
7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Agape Village #04-01
Singapore 319264
Website: http://www.ssvpsingapore.org

President: Florence Tan
Telephone:+65 6801 7480
Email: ssvp.sg@gmail.com

Vice-President: Stanley Lim
Vice-President: Teresa Yeo
Hon. Gen. Secretary: Angela Ong
Hon. Asst. Secretary: Christina Lee
Hon. Gen. Treasurer: Lucy Cher
Hon. Asst. Treasurer: George Koh

Spiritual Adviser: Rev Fr Eugene Vaz