I AM A SENIOR

For senior workers

  • Higher CPF contribution rates from 2022, gradually increasing till 2030
  • Wage offsets for employers who hire senior workers earning up to $4,000 a month
  • Grant for employers who provide part-time re-employment to eligible senior workers
 

Digital Pods

  • Classes on essential digital skills
  • From learning about features on your phone to social media and protecting yourself from risks
  • 40 short classes streamed live online twice weekly

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Seniors Go Digital Movement

  • Supporting seniors to adopt digital skills
    • One-to-one coaching and small-group learning
    • Financial support for lower-income seniors to own devices

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  • Digital Ambassadors
    • 1,000 Ambassadors will reach out to 100,000 seniors by March 2021 to teach them basic digital skills
    • Know someone passionate to help others go digital? Apply here

Virtual Digital Clinics

  • One-on-one consultation with a volunteer on basic digital skills
  • Weekly from 15 May to 18 July
  • Available in English, Malay, Mandarin and Tamil

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$5.7 billion Enhanced Care and Support Package

  • One-off cash payouts
    • $600 cash for all Singaporeans aged 21 and above in April 2020
    • Additional $300 or $600 in cash in June 2020, depending on income
  • More support for household expenses
    • Doubled GST Voucher—U-Save rebates for all eligible HDB households
    • 2.5 times more rebates for households with 5 or more members
  • More help for lower income
    • $400 grocery vouchers over the next two years
    • $3,000 Workfare Special Payment for lower-income workers
  • Just for seniors
    • $100 cash top-up for Singaporeans aged 50 years and above in June 2020

Enhanced Silver Support Scheme

  • More will qualify from 1 January 2021 onwards
  • Those in smaller flats will receive $900 every quarter, up from $750

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Matched Retirement Savings Scheme

  • Dollar-for-dollar Matching (Cash top-ups to CPF Retirement Account)
  • Up to $600 annually from 2021 to 2025
  • For lower- to middle-income Singaporeans aged 55 to 70 who cannot meet the Basic Retirement Sum

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Workfare

  • Workfare Income Supplement: Up to $4,000 a year for lower-income Singaporeans
  • Workfare Skills Support: $500 award per full qualification for lower-income Singaporeans from July 2020
  • Workfare Special Payment of $3,000 in cash

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