Charities we support

We are currently reviewing and selecting our charities to support for the next two years. If you would like to nominate a charity please email: by 24 February 2023

Whether you are new to the island or a longstanding resident, getting involved in charitable giving and volunteering can be a great way to make a positive difference to others while enriching your own Singapore experience.

Currently, the British Association supports 5 charities.

To be selected for support from us, charities must demonstrate that they operate efficiently and transparently, that they offer services for which there is a need, and that donations will have a significant and tangible impact. 

You can find all the latest calls for volunteers from our charities here.

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Star PALS (Paediatric Advance Life Support), a service of HCA Hospice Care, is dedicated to improving the quality of life for children with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions, that may range from neurological or congenital conditions to childhood cancer, at home.

A team of doctors, nurses, medical social workers and counsellors partner with the families and the children’s healthcare professionals to provide a customised and holistic care plan. Star PALS is looking for volunteers to help in a variety of different forms.

Please contact:

Christine Van Der Ven, Volunteer Coordinator

The Haven

The Haven is a Salvation Army home for children of all ages who are temporarily unable to live at home for financial, legal or other reasons. Volunteers are needed for reading, crafts and cooking with the charming and endlessly grateful children in the afternoons after school. The Haven is located on Pasir Pajang, close to West Coast Park.

Please contact:

Janis Khoo

Tel: 67750366


Breadline is a community service body which supports around 200 families recommended by social services and to whom financial support is given. Volunteers are required to visit families at home, build up a relationship and hand over the funds.

Please contact:

Richard Lim.

Tel: 62584686   or   96529207



This centre is dedicated to help treat and bring hope to teen girls who have suffered the trauma of repeated abuse. It is the first of its kind in Singapore and is unique for its small group home concept where each residential intake is limited to 12 girls. They are looking for relief carers, ‘befrienders’ as family role models, assistance with homework and help organising excursions and outings for the residents.

Please contact:

Mrs Adelene Wee – Director

Tel: 62768002