Yes, you are welcome to volunteer with us! Most of our volunteering opportunities do not require past experience. Please submit one of the following volunteer application forms (whichever is more applicable):
You may also wish to sign up for one of our upcoming Volunteer Recruitment Talks to find out more about how it is like to volunteer with children/families/senior beneficiaries:
Thank you for considering Filos! Please submit the volunteer application form at https://www.filos.sg/volunteer-individual-form. Thereafter, we will get in touch with you within 2 weeks to inform you of available volunteering opportunities and/or schedule an interview with our Volunteer Management team.
We have a wide range of programmes suitable for different age groups of volunteers. Kindly refer to http://bit.ly/Volunteering-with-Filos for our current volunteer openings and their respective requirements.
We offer both ad-hoc and regular volunteering opportunities, subject to vacancies. Kindly refer to http://bit.ly/Volunteering-with-Filos for our current volunteer openings.
Yes. Regular volunteers will receive relevant training and supervision. Ad-hoc project/event volunteers will also be briefed on the roles, activities and expectations.
There are volunteering opportunities that can be done over the weekend or as and when you are available such as befriending or meal deliveries. Alternatively, you may consider volunteering your talent instead and take up skills-based volunteering (e.g. offering graphic design skills or helping SSAs build up their digital capabilities and presence).
You can stay tuned to our respective Giving.sg pages for more of such volunteering opportunities:
Yes, we do consider such requests. Please drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and provide us with more details such as your name, contact details, group size and preferred activities/beneficiary groups etc.
We welcome you to sign up for one of our upcoming Volunteer Recruitment Talks to find out more about how it is like to volunteer with children/families/senior beneficiaries. The talks may be useful in helping you discover your interests and preferred activities.
The signup links are as follows:
You may also wish to try out volunteering by signing up for one of our ad-hoc volunteering events at http://bit.ly/Volunteering-with-Filos.
Yes, we do have volunteering activities that do not require proficiency in Mother Tongue Languages and/or dialects. Please submit the volunteer application form at https://www.filos.sg/volunteer-individual-form and we will keep you informed when there are suitable volunteering opportunities.
Alternatively, you may also wish to sign up for our current ad-hoc volunteering events, at http://bit.ly/Volunteering-with-Filos, subject to vacancies and requirements.
Yes, you are welcome to volunteer with us! However, as we are in the midst of a pandemic, most of our volunteering activities are currently virtual.
If the volunteering activity requires usage of Zoom or simple online report submission, we will be happy to help guide you through the basics of utilising these platforms.
Yes, we provide Values in Action (VIA) records for our student volunteers and an email/letter of attendance for volunteers, when requested.
Yes, we do consider such requests. Please drop us an email at email@example.com , providing us with more details, such as name, contact details, age, occupational status, organisation (if any), group size, the beneficiary group you would like to work with and more information on your proposed project etc.
Filos Community Services is an SSA that provides services for children, families and elderly beneficiaries. In addition, we are also the second appointed SG Cares VC in Singapore and serve as the SG Cares VC in Bedok town.
The SG Cares VCs are appointed by the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY). They have contacts with other SSAs in the allocated boundary and assist with actively recruiting, managing and developing a pool of volunteers, before deploying them to relevant volunteer programmes at different SSAs within the community.
As an SG Cares Volunteer Centre (VC), we will be able to help link you up with opportunities at both Filos Community Services and with other SSAs in Bedok town.
You are encouraged to submit your volunteer application form at https://www.filos.sg/volunteer-individual-form. Thereafter, we will get in touch with you within 2 weeks on suitable volunteering opportunities at Filos Community Services and/or other SSAs in Bedok town.
You will be able to share with us your preferred beneficiary group(s) and types of volunteering activities in the volunteer application form (https://www.filos.sg/volunteer-individual-form). We will keep you informed when there is a suitable volunteering activity match.