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2016 PAVE Events


23 November 2016

Minister's visit to PAVE

We are honoured to host Mr Tan Chuan Jin, Minister for Social and Family Development, at PAVE and share more about PAVE's services.

PAVE Research Seminar

22 November 2016

PAVE Research Seminar: "Invisible Anguish: What the Data Say about Family Violence"

To commemorate International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (IDEVAW), a research seminar was organized on 22 November 2016 to showcase PAVE’s effort in analysing trends and outcomes of its casework services.

National Family Violence Networking Systems Conference

16 November 2016

National Family Violence Networking Systems Conference

At the 20th anniversary of the National Family Violence Networking Systems Conference held on 16 November 2016, PAVE was recognised for its contribution to the management of family violence in Singapore over 2 decades. PAVE as an organisation and Dr Sudha Nair were recognised for their role in pioneering specialised services in the area of family violence.


3 November 2016

"Dating Violence: Giving Love a Bad Name" Inspiration Exchange Networking Forum

PAVE social workers conducted an interactive session on dating violence to about 100 participants at the Inspiration Exchange Networking Forum. Organised by the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF), this event aimed to bring together professionals to share best practices and approaches in engaging children, youth and families.

Annual KOBAN Seminar

11 October 2016

Annual KOBAN Seminar

PAVE presented a paper on partnering the police in the management of family violence at its annual Koban Seminar on 11 Oct 2016. 30 representatives from the Asia Pacific region participated in the Seminar.

Asian Network of Women's Shelters (ANWS) conference in Singapore

8 to 9 September 2016

Asian Network of Women's Shelters (ANWS) conference in Singapore: Migrant Survivors of Violence

Coming soon.


5 September 2016

Japanese researchers' visit to PAVE

PAVE was one of the agencies that Japanese researchers Assoc. Professor Aisa Kiyosue, Assoc. Professor Utako Matsumura and Dr. Yanshu Li visited as part of their study in examining the management of family violence in Singapore.

Outreach to Assumption Pathway School

24 August 2016, 23 September 2016

Outreach to Assumption Pathway School

For the third year running, PAVE was invited to Assumption Pathway Secondary School (APS) to raise awareness on family violence and dating violence to its students and staff. A skit focusing on dating violence was presented by PAVE's staff on 24 August 2016.


1 August 2016

Community Psychology Hub Team Visit

Coming soon.

Citizens on Patrol Training

30 July 2016

Citizens on Patrol Training: What to do when faced with family violence situations

PAVE was invited to Jurong Spring CC by the J Division police to raise awareness on the issue of family violence to their Citizens-on-Patrol (COPS) officers.


26 July 2016

Visit to PAVE: Mrs Singapore Universe Ms Lynette Tan

Mrs. Singapore Universe Ms. Lynette Tan visited PAVE to find out more about the work that we do. She is a passionate advocate of domestic violence and spoke about it when she represented Singapore at the Mrs Universe pageant in Guangzhou, China.


29 June 2016, 15 August 2016

Workshop on breaking the cycle of family violence: Protective role of My First Skool

Two workshops on "Breaking the cycle of family violence: Protective role of My First Skool" were organised on 29 June and 15 August 2016 respectively. The platform was initiated by the principal of My First Skool in a neighbouring block at Ang Mo Kio. The aim was to enhance her team of childcare teachers’ knowledge on impact of family violence on pre-school children.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

15 June 2016

Getai - World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Getai is a powerful way to reach out to the elderly who may not have access to the media such as newspapers or television. It was also a novel way to share messages about elder abuse in a non-threatening manner. It featured performances by popular Getai artists, with the interjections of information such as types and indicators of abuse and ways of accessing help.

PAVE Charity Golf Event

31 May 2016

PAVE Charity Golf Event

A charity golf event to raise funds for the renovation of the Family Violence Specialist Centre was successfully held on 31 May 2016 at Tanah Merah Country Club. The Guest of Honour was Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Foreign Affairs and PAVE’s Advisor, Dr Mohamed Maliki Bin Osman. A total of $270,274 was raised.


16 May 2016

Visit to PAVE: CEO of NCSS and 12 Senior Management Officers

Coming soon.


9 May 2016

Presentation to Multi-Disciplinary Staff: Breaking the Cycle of Family Violence: Protective Role of CSLMCH

Coming soon.

Practice Certificate in Management of Family Violence

23 February 2016 to 3 June 2016

Practice Certificate in Management of Family Violence

The Management of Family Violence training modules were provided through the Social Service Institute to social service professionals. Two runs of the Practice Certificate module were conducted over the 2 financial years.

Dating Violence Awareness Week 2016

8 February to 14 February 2016

Dating Violence Awareness Week 2016

A series of activities were carried out through various platforms to mark DVAW. The aim was to reach out to a wider audience through organizing a photo/video competition on Facebook and posting a series of articles and resources for the public to access.

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