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Foreign Domestic Worker (FDW) Levy Concession for Persons with Disabilities
If you hire a foreign domestic worker to care for yourself or loved ones, you may want to find out about Foreign Domestic Worker (FDW) Levy Concession for Persons with Disabilities. It lets families pay a monthly foreign domestic worker levy of just $60, instead of $265. Each household gets concessions for up to two foreign domestic workers for two loved ones in one household at the same time.
INTRODUCTION TO FOREIGN DOMESTIC WORKER (FDW) GRANT
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).
You can use the payment to offset the cost of hiring a FDW. You may nominate yourself, or a caregiver who is 18 years old and above to receive your FDW Grant payment.
Each household is eligible for up to two FDWs caring for two different family members at any one time.
You can find more information on employment agencies in Singapore via the Ministry of Manpower’s Employment Agencies and Personnel Search.
Caregiving Video Tips
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Many Live in Nanny and caregiver providers face challenges in keeping their patience when looking after kids with disabilities. Research found out that the parents’ or caregivers’ stress is one of the factors that hinder effective childcare service. Understanding the kids with special needs is the first step to tone down stress and anxiety. Remember that children […]
No matter how young are the children the Filipino caregivers is taking care of, she should still be careful of the things she does or says. Kids learn a lot from their caregivers through observation and communication in their early years. Psychologists define children from 0-12 years old as ‘sponges’, means they absorb everything adults say and […]
Exercise benefits everyone, young and old like to do exercises, even the elderly who have limited mobility. Having limited mobility, means limited activities. But with chair exercises, even with limited mobility, your patient can enjoy, relieve stress, reduce depression, and improve their self-esteem. As a Filipino caregiver/Indonesian caregiver, one of the duties is to ensure the […]
That 2-year-old little boy cries when mommy is away. On the other hand, the 4-year-old child won’t do her homework when she’s told to. Not all children are the same because how they behave and how they respond to their environment varies on their ages. We, parents and live-in maids, often think there is a […]
For seniors diagnosed with diabetes, eating the right food is the key to live longer and healthier lives. Elders with diabetes can have other complications that may occur in their health due to diabetes such as hypertension and cardiovascular diseases. With this, the Filipino/Indonesian caregiver must follow a strict diet for the elderly patient with […]
In this time of pandemic, elderly and young people are at high risk of contacting the virus. Reaching the old age, elderly people mostly rely on social connection more than most. With the lockdown and practice of social distancing around the world, elderly people could be feeling more alone than usual. Elderly people are vulnerable […]
One patient a Filipino/Indonesian caregiver can take care of is an elderly with Dementia; a progressive loss of mental function due to certain diseases that affects the brain. With this, patients may be irritable and may develop anger issues. Managing anger can be difficult with dementia sufferers. One of the most important skills for Alzheimer’s care providers […]