In the heart of Orchard Road, the beautiful grounds of YWCA Fort Canning played host to the YWCA Charity Carnival on 12 November 2022. Three floors were transformed that Saturday into a fun carnival ground, where community groups and volunteers showcased their talents and homemade produce through food and games stalls as well as lively performances, to help raise funds for YWCA's community programmes.
The Happy Toilet Hygiene initiative at YWCA Preschool @ Bukit Gombak is a project that aims to educate preschool children on the importance of good toilet hygiene practices. Through a collaborative effort, the Centre transformed their toilets into a vibrant space with colourful artwork and trained their students in effective handwashing techniques, toilet etiquette, and hygiene habits. The project has had a lasting impact on the lives of its students, promoting good hygiene practices and maintaining a pristine environment for students to learn and thrive. Learn more about the Happy Toilet Hygiene initiative at YWCA Preschool @ Bukit Gombak.
In this month’s Staff Spotlight, we speak to Mdm Ho Mee Khuen, one of our longest-serving staff with YWCA Preschool. Mdm Ho has served YWCA for 40 years and is currently the Centre Leader at YWCA Preschool @ Pasir Ris. We ask her about her journey with YWCA and to share with us her thoughts about the workplace culture and team dynamics.
It takes a big heart to shape little minds. Here at YWCA Preschool Singapore, we are proud of our dedicated team of transdisciplinary Learning Support Educators who provide an inclusive, supportive and conducive environment for children with learning difficulties. Read on to learn about Miao Pei’s journey as a Learning Support Educator and our Inclusive Preschool Programme.
Driving home the importance of sustainability is key to a better future. During this year’s June Holiday Activity, YWCA Preschool @ McNair focused on educating its students about caring for the environment, land and sea in a project called Creation C.A.R.E (Children’s Action to Rescue Earth).
Driven by her passion for teaching, Mrs Salleh has stayed in the Early Childhood arena for more than 20 years. She strongly believes in creating a nurturing and positive learning environment for children. Click on to read about a dedicated teacher's story and her journey with YWCA Preschool!