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.


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

Society of St Vincent de Paul (SSVP)
7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh
Agape Village #04-01
Singapore 319264

Telephone:+65 6801 7480

President: Florence Tan
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