At NUS, we empower students to dedicate your efforts to the following social topics: 

Children & Youth DevelopmentChildren and Youth Development
Health and wellbeingHealth and Wellbeing     
Social Cohesion
Social Cohesion
Active AgeingActive aging 
Environment and BiodiversityEnvironment and Biodiversity  

At NUS, we champion the principles of Service-Learning.

Obtain a sense of civic mindedness and social responsibility when you collaborate with a community partner and promote greater integration and appreciation between communities.

Let us empower communities by looking at what's strong.

Under Asset-Based Community Development, we recognize that everyone is and had assets. Take the opportunity to learn from the community for the community this year!

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Resources (Community Engagement)

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Checklist for a Meaningful Community Engagement Project

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A Simple Guide to Legacy Community Engagement Projects

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Directory to Community Engagement in NUS

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Find out how migrant workers live and work in Singapore

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Resources (Inclusive Series) 

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Student leaders can adopt these tips in event planning to the meet the diverse and holistic needs of our dynamic NUS Community!

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The guide will introduce the concept of brave space and walk you through the faciliation process from pre-facilitation to post-facilitation.

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Find out what unconscious biases are and what you can do to be a Supporter of Inclusion in our Questionnaire!

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Volunteering Opportunities

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Virtual Tin Bearer with REACH

Join REACH in their e-Flag Day to volunteer, fundraise and donate! Commitment from July to September at your own time.

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CE Project Opportunity - Law Pro Bono 

Raise Awareness for Migrant Worker Legal Assistance

Partner Law Pro Bono Services for as a group to support and raise awareness for the Migrant Worker Legal Assistance!

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CE Opportunity - Boys Town 

Support Boys' Town

Partner Boys' Town to support their outreach initiatives or engage the community to learn meaningful skills!

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Smart Guppy 

Tutor with SmartGuppy@imPAct

Promote education equality by providing academic coaching to students from less privileged backgrounds!

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Macpherson 

Be a ComLink Befriender

Support families towards greater sustainability, self-reliance and social mobility.

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Smart Guppy 

Support the Singapore Association for Mental Health

Come up with your own initiative or join the Uplift Challenge to do your part with SAMH's Fundraising Campaigns!

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RCS Tutoring 

Virtual Tutor with Riverlife Community Services

Support children and youth in their academic journey virtually!

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Support Sathya Sai Social Services

Partner Sathya Sai Social Services (4S) to promote active ageing amongst seniors!

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REACH Home Visits 

Assist Seniors with Ad-hoc Needs

Support People's Association and Care Community Services Society to support the ad-hoc needs of seniors!

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Riverlife Tutoring 

Mentor with Riverlife Community Services

Support Children and Youth from all ages with academic coaching!

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VC@Boon Lay Tutoring 

Tutor with Thye Hua Kwan Moral Charities

Join as a weekly tutor to support children and youth in Mathematics and Science!

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Fei Yue Active Ageing Volunteering Opportunities 

Promote Active Ageing with Fei Yue Community Services

Support Fei Yue Active Ageing Centre with programme development, outreach and facilities management!

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Stories

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PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Partnered with Persons with Disabilities, Project We Care @ SDSC aimed to bring the art of Boccia to staff of other social services agencies! This allows for more staff to be equipped to engage and promote sports and exercise amongst other seniors and youths with disabilities.

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ACTIVE AGEING

Project Tinker Thing embraced remote engagements by combining letter writing and their engineering skills! With a pen pal programme and games that promote physical and cognitive exercises, the team aims to promote active ageing amongst seniors.

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ENVIRONMENT AND BIODIVERSITY

Equipped with knowledge from a general education module, a team of students adopted a sustainable approach to showcase the marine biodiversity in Singapore and guide interested organisers on how to conduct a coastal cleanup.

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SOCIAL COHESION

Join Irving and team to know how they continued to support the Social Services Office @ Ang Mo Kio who work with families with young children living in rental flats during the pandemic!.

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To me, community engagement is about doing what I can to make someone’s day! It can be things as simple as helping them with household chores or befriending them! Join me in my community engagement journey!

Chua Yan Jie Atricia

Project Director of Project CAN XIII