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Foreign Domestic Worker Grant



A $120 monthly cash payment given to families who need to hire a Foreign Domestic Worker (FDW) to care for someone who require permanent assistance with three or more Activities of Daily Living (ADLs).

Key Information

Foreign Domestic Worker (FDW) Grant is a $120 monthly cash payment given to families who need to hire a Foreign Domestic Worker (FDW) to care for their loved ones who require permanent assistance with three or more Activities of Daily Living (ADLs).

Qualifying Criteria/ Age Group

If the care recipient is a Singaporean, there is no age requirement for care recipient and no citizenship requirement for FDW’s employer.

If the care recipient is a PR, there is a age requirement of 65 years old or above and the FDW’s employer has to be a Singapore Citizen.

Resource Links/ References/ Details

Foreign Domestic Workers (FDW) Grant

Singapore Silver Line (AIC) Helpline

1800 650 6060