CHILD PROTECTION / CHILD NEGLECT
According to UNICEF, child protection refers to a broad term to describe philosophies, policies, standards, guidelines and procedures to protect children from both intentional and unintentional harm. In the current context, it applies particularly to the duty of organizations - and individuals associated with those organizations - towards children in their care.
Singapore Children's Society
Singapore Children's Society protects and nurtures children and youth of all races and religions. In 2014, the Society reached out to 68,292 children, youth and families in need. Established in 1952, its services have evolved to meet the changing needs of children. Today, Children’s Society operates 11 service centres island wide, offering services in the four categories of: Vulnerable Children Services, Children and Youth Services, Family Services, and Research and Advocacy.
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Protection of children in Singapore: An Overview
Author:Research and Advocacy Standing Committee Singapore Children’s Society
Protecting Children in Singapore
Author:Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports,2005