|Board of Directors (from 1 June 2018)|
|Mr. Andrew da Roza||Chairman|
|Mr. Desmond Lum||Deputy Chairman|
|Mr. Anthony Lee||Treasurer|
|Ms Frances Cheang||Director|
|Mr S. Surenthiraraj||Honorary Secretary|
|Dr. Winslow Rasaiah Munidasa||Director|
|Mr. Koh Kah Yeok||Director|
|Mr. Marius Toime||Director|
|Mr. Dane Anderson||Director|
WE CARE Community Services Limited is registered under the Charities Act and has received its IPC status on 1st December 2006. It is a full member of the National Council of Social Service and is a charity that advocates programmes and services for people and their families who are in recovery from addictions.
Governance Evaluation Checklist
WE CARE makes annual submissions via the Governance Evaluation Checklist through the online Charity Portal (www.charities.gov.sg). The Code of Governance sets out principles and best practices in key areas of governance and management that charities are encouraged to adopt.
Conflict of Interest Policy
The Management of WE CARE has implemented a Conflict of Interest policy based on the NCSS guidelines. All board members and staff have read the policy and signed the declaration form as an acknowledgement of having understood the policy. Board members have also declared conflicts of interest situations.
Data Protection Statement
WE CARE aims to comply with the requirements of the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 (PDPA) and to respect your choices in respect of your personal data.
The main purposes for which your personal data is collected, used or disclosed by WE CARE and its service providers in Singapore include providing you with our services; managing your participation in our events, activities and meetings; processing donations and payments; addressing questions and feedback; handling job applications as well as improving our services.
WE CARE has a Data Protection Policy which provides more information about how we collect, use and disclose your personal data. Should you have any feedback or enquiries relating to your personal data, kindly write to our Personal Data Protection Officer at email@example.com or 11 Jalan Ubi, Block 5, #01-41, Singapore 409074
WE CARE has started a new support group called “Family and Friends Support Group”. Facilitated by WE CARE counsellors, this group is meant for spouses, partners, family members or friends affected by an addicted loved one.
"Family & Friends" teaches effective strategies for self-care and how to cope with the recovering addict. The support group focuses on changing the way you interact with the recovering loved one. Using the CRAFT Model and SMART Recovery tools, we will touch on important topics that family members and friends experience, including:
The goals for "Family & Friends" are
"Family & Friends" is scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month, 7pm to 830pm, at WE CARE. The group has been meeting since August 2018 but you can join in at any time.
If you are an affected family member or friend and you wish to attend "Family & Friends", contact Sida at 6547 5459 or NoorSida@wecare.org.sg to register.
SMART stands for Self-Management & Recovery Training. Participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and participate in a world-wide community which includes free, self-empowering, science-based mutual help groups. All facilitators are registered SMART Recovery Facilitators.
SMART Recovery Details
Day: Every Thursday
Timing: 300pm to 430pm
Venue: WE CARE, 11 Jalan Ubi
SMART is an ongoing closed group & is catered for individuals with a history of addictions. Interested participants are required to undergo a clinical intake before attending SMART Recovery.
If interested, please email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Mindfulness For Recovery
Mindfulness for Recovery is an open group to learn and practice mindfulness. Mindfulness helps participants to break away from their own destructive habitual patterns. All facilitators have personal experience practising mindfulness. This group is catered for people with a history of addictions, reactive behaviours and/or mood disorders.
Every Friday, 630pm to 730pm
Venue: WE CARE Community Services
To register: call 6547 5459 or email email@example.com