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What is YCD?

SHINE Children & Youth Services is in partnership with Youth Corps Singapore to set up the SG Cares - Youth Corps Development Team @ SHINE Children & Youth Services (YCDT @ SHINE).


Our Goal Is To...

• Support agencies to build Youth Volunteer Management Capabilities in the community care sector


• Roll out Community Service Programmes



• Grow Youth Volunteering Communities in Singapore

In Order To...

  • Strengthen the local volunteering eco-system


  • Grow locale-based youth volunteering opportunities

And We Do This Through...

• Partnerships with SG Cares Volunteer Centres, Social Service Agencies and Public Service Agencies


• Recruitment, training, and deployment of volunteers


• Enhancing existing and implementing new programmes to address the community needs


We serve the following towns in Singapore:

• Boon Lay

• Bukit Batok

• Choa Chu Kang

• Clementi

• Hougang

• Jurong

• Queenstown

• Sembawang

• Tampines

• Toa Payoh

• Woodlands

And we have partnerships with:

• Blossom Seeds Limited
• Care Corner Singapore Ltd
• FaithActs
• Fei Yue Community Services
• Big Heart Student Care Services
• WhiteByte

• And many more!


Children's programmes

  • Art-Kid-Tech: Be an architect in a child’s life as they develop their artistic side with various forms of digital art!


  • SPACE: Highlight the importance of environmental conversation with children as they put their learnings together in a simple performance at the end!


  • Once Upon A Virtue: Once Upon A Virtue is a storytelling program designed to help children learn about 5 Core Virtues through engaging narratives. The program is developed by our partner, The Volunteer Switchboard.

Join for our official telegram chat to find out more:

Seniors' programmes

  • Project OMEGA: A senior befriending programme promoting seniors’ wellbeing through nagomi art and mindfulness.

  • Project ROSE: Reach out and befriend vulnerable seniors in the community to make sure they’re well-engaged and taken care of to reduce social isolation! The program is developed and conducted in partnership with Blossom Seeds Volunteer Centre and People’s Association.

  • PROTEC: Educate seniors on digital literacy and cybersecurity to reduce their vulnerabilities to evolving technology and scams! The program is developed and conducted in partnership with White Byte. 

Join for our official telegram chat to find out more:


For volunteering opportunities, we welcome all youths aged between 16 – 35 years old.


For enquiries about volunteering or partnering with us, feel free to email


We welcome all

  • Non-profit organizations looking to build Youth Volunteer Management Capabilities

  • Groups, schools, institutes of higher learning, and corporates, looking to take up Volunteering Opportunities

  • Individuals and social enterprises desiring to provide pro-bono Subject Matter Expertise in curating meaningful volunteering programmes to reach out to us today!


Let's work together to maximize the potential of youth volunteers in serving our communities!

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