About Us

Join us to ignite positive change!

Youth Corps Singapore provides the breadth and depth of volunteering opportunities for youths through ad-hoc, regular and project-based service projects, with a focus on reaching out to causes such as education, environment, health, special needs, arts, sports and heritage.

Regardless of your skill sets, we provide ample opportunities for you to hone your skills, and develop new skills. You will also meet like-minded youths who are passionate about serving the community.

WHO WE ARE & OUR IMPACT

We are...

A movement of young people with a strong esprit de corps and service ethos to ignite positive change in society through community development projects.

Mission

To champion youth volunteerism to build active citizenry for a caring and cohesive society.

Core Values

Compassion. Dedication. Resilience. Rallying Force. Innovativeness.

Our Story

“You are our future. You are idealistic, full of energy and passion. Go forth, change Singapore, and change the world, for the better. To help you do that, we will set up a youth volunteer corps.” 

Prime Minister Lee (National Day Rally 2013)

Launched in 2014 by the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth, Youth Corps Singapore is a national institution that champions for youth volunteerism to build active citizenry for a caring a cohesive society by catalysing collaborations between youths, social service organisations and society. As a division under the National Youth Council, we empower and support youths, aged 16 to 35, who are keen to ignite positive change in society through community service.

We provide both breadth and depth of volunteering opportunities for youths during and beyond their school days. Regardless of your skill sets, we provide ample opportunities for you to hone your skills, and develop new skills. You will also meet like-minded youths who are passionate about serving the community.

Our Causes

 

Our Impact

Over 20,000 members
Over 21,700 volunteering opportunities both locally and overseas
Over 30,500 beneficiaries impacted
Over 1.2 million service hours
- Accurate as of July 2019-

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OUR TEAM

Ong Kah Kuang

Executive Director

Angela Wong

Deputy Director (Engagement)

Jaime Lee

Deputy Director (Programmes)

Dy Kitratiprasan

Assistant Director (Programmes)

Steven Lau

Assistant Director (Journey Crafters)

Crystal Chua

Senior Manager (Community Collaborators)

Debbie Tang

Senior Manager (Programme Architects)

Lynn Goh

Senior Manager (Journey Crafters)

Rosie Sim

Senior Manager (Journey Crafters)

Zann Liao

Senior Manager (Programme Architects)

Chanel Chan

Manager (Journey Crafters)

Eng Yiwen

Manager (Community Collaborators)

Heng Yu Ping

Manager (Journey Crafters)

Juline Teng

Manager (Community Collaborator)

Nicholas Lee

Manager (Journey Crafters)

Ong Shu Min

Manager (Journey Crafters, Programmes & Partnerships)

Rachel Kwan

Manager (Journey Crafters)

Sim Jia En

Manager (Programme Architects)

Tay Kaiyun

Manager (Journey Crafters)

Wong Yi Wei

Manager (Journey Crafters)

Pooja Nair

Assistant Manager (Journey Crafters, Programmes & Partnerships)

Christina Chew

Senior Executive (Corporate Administration)

OUR PARTNERS & AFFILIATES

At Youth Corps Singapore, we believe in partnering with other government agencies, Social Service Organisations and Community Organisations to impact the youths and social service sector. We would like to thank the following partners for their support.

Beyond Social
Services

AMKFSC Community
Services

Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS)

Singapore Association for
Mental Health (SAMH)

SportCares

Trybe

Engineering Good

ETCH Empathy

YMCA of Singapore

Conjunct Consulting

Ground-Up Initiative

Hemispheres Foundation

Lakeside Family Services

Social Service Office

Youth Corps Singapore

Metta Welfare Association

Montfort Care

National Parks Board (NParks)

REACH Community Services

Sustainable Living Lab

TOUCH Community Services

 

INTEREST-BASED CLUSTERS

Interest-based Clusters are made up of Youth Corps Members and Leaders to allow them to pursue different interests and passion with a group of like-minded friends.

For more information on the various interest-based Clusters, please refer to our Cluster Menu.

 

 

Our Clusters

Sector-Based Clusters

Children Youth and Family (CYF) Cluster

Eldercare Cluster

Mental Health Cluster

Special Needs Cluster

Sustainability Cluster

Youth Expedition Project Cluster

Functional Teams

Youth Corps Ambassadors Team

Media Team

Empathy Taskforce

Engagement Taskforce

Regular Programme EXCO

YOLDEN (Physio) EXCO

YOLDEN (Arts) EXCO

YOLDEN (Sports) EXCO

Engaging Youths, Empowering Seniors (EYES) EXCO

Videos:

  • Our Clusters, EXCOs and Taskforces
  • Big Brother Big Sister Programme
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    THE FACES OF YOUTH CORPS SINGAPORE

    The Faces of Youth Corps Singapore is a peer-nominated initiative which celebrates youth volunteers who embody the values of Dedication, Compassion, Innovativeness, Resilience and Rallying Spirit, and recognises them for their contributions to the community. The personal journeys behind The Faces of Youth Corps Singapore are shared at the annual Fireflies Volunteer Appreciation Day and serve as a source of encouragement to other youths, and to inspire them to do more for the community.

     

    2017

    Individual

    Agnes Ng

    Lin Xun Jian

    Benedict Koh

    Lin Zehang

    Cai Peixuan

    Loh Hui Wen

    Cham Reikia

    Loy Yong Shin

    Chanel Chan

    Lye Keen Hoh

    Chian Yuan Han

    Afzal Hadi

    Chin Wei Lu

    Nabila Alkaff

    Cho Ming Xiu

    Ng Ching Siang

    Chua Zi Xin

    Nicholas Chia

    Diana Ang

    Oh Hui Ling

    Edmond Goh

    Ong Jing Wei

    Emily Ho

    Pang Yong Xian

    Eng Yiwen

    Rachel Chan

    Grace Tan

    Ramu Deepika

    Jonathan Chiu

    Randall Neo

    Katherine Ang

    Saifuddin Arif

    Kerris Loh

    Shemin Ayesha

    Lam Hui Ju

    Shaun Ng

    Law Jia Yi

    Shereen Ng

    Lee Ci En

    Tan Hui Min

    Leo Wen Zhe

    Tan Jun Ya

    Leong Jia Xuan

    Teo Hui Yi Calesta

    Lim Ding Kun

    Winnifred Wong

    Lim Jun Cheng

    Yeo Yi Xuan

    Lim Shi Yun

    Zann Ling

    Group

    Children, Youth & Family Cluster – Enabling Journey Planning Committee
    Kerris Loh
    Shaun Ng
    Winnifred Wong

    YEP Cluster
    Leo Xin Yi
    Jasilyn Sim
    Thin Thin Aung Myint

    Eldercare Cluster
    Huril Jannah
    Kimberley Kao
    Wong Tse Kang
    Yeo Yi Xuan

    YEP Cluster
    Kwok Meng Kei
    Lin Zehang
    Liow Kuang Jie
    Sean Ng

    EYES 3
    Azalea Wu
    Teo Soon How

    YOLDEN (Physio) – Together We Gai Gai
    Lam Hui Ju
    Low Pei Yi
    Mohamed Abbas
    Tan Hui Min

    Team Swee
    Emily Ho
    Justina Tan

    YEP Team Nias
    Caleb Choo
    Cassey Liang
    Chan Lizhen
    Hussain Khadijah
    Irene Ng
    Narkunan Gayathri
    Peh Jun Xiang
    Raymond Ho
    Seah Kai Ler
    Tan Kwan Hong
    Tan Sze Meng
    Tan Zhi Gang
    Terence Teo
    Vanessa Loh
    Wu Jie Kai
    Yen Yi Lin

    Team Stirling Smiles
    Afzal Hadi
    Ernest Wong
    Esther Tan
    Kerris Loh
    Nur Fatehah

     

     

     

    2016

     

    Individual

    Andrew Fong

    Lim Shi Yun

    Angeline Yong

    Loy Yong Shin

    Charlene Ng

    Mohamed Abbas

    Cherry Goh

    Afzal Hadi

    Choo Chia Lynn

    Syazwan Suhri

    Clara Chee

    Ng Ching Siang

    Crystal Phua

    Ng Shi Han

    Edmond Goh

    Owen Tan

    Eu Yan Jun

    See Sin Beng

    Gio Jason Orbeto Tarlac

    Serene Chua

    Ho Pei Yi

    Shaun Ng

    Hussain Fathah

    Sheila Manokaran Valmeo

    Jacelyn Chia

    Shermaine Ng

    Jamie Yeo

    Tan Hui Min

    Jane Lam

    Tay Kai Wen

    Javier Han

    Valarie Teo

    Kenneth Tan

    Vanessa Chung

    Kenneth Yap

    Zann Ling

    Lee Ci En

    Zhou Lijing

    Lim Ding Kun