Overview of Programme
CGHs enable persons with disabilities to live independently in designated HDB rental flats retrofitted with disabled-friendly features.
Residents can access a range of community-based services and facilities conveniently with support from community partners and volunteers.
SG Enable provides referrals to CGHs for adults with disabilities in Singapore.
Who Can Apply
Applicants should be:
1. Between 18 to 55 years old#^
2. Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents1
3. Diagnosed with congenital disabilities of the following nature:
*Applicants with acquired disabilities will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
4. Gainfully employed
5. Fit for communal living
Applicants may not be eligible if they have one or more of the following:
# Special needs children of SPED School-going age should be
encouraged and assisted to remain in School for as long as possible. Parents of
SPED graduands may approach their School to discuss the transition plans of the
children prior graduating from School.
^ Persons with disabilities who are below age 21 would need the
consent of parents or legal guardians for their application.
1 For Permanent Residents, at least one immediate family member must be a Singapore Citizen. Immediate family member refers to spouses, parents, children of the applicant, including step-parents and step-children.
How to Apply
Please approach a social worker from a touchpoint (e.g. Social Service Agency (SSA), hospital and etc.) for assistance in submitting an application for CGH.
Submission of applications to SG Enable by Social Workers (Online or Hard Copy)
If required, you may download the forms below for use:
Upon receiving the referral, SG Enable will contact you to provide information to help you make an informed decision on your choice of service.
Acceptance into the programme at the preferred home is subject to the availability of vacancies and approval of the respective home management.
Application Processing Time
For more information about CGHs, please visit our frequent asked questions page.
To learn more about CGHs programme, please download the Community Group Homes Service Matrix (PDF).
To check your application status, click here
Have additional enquiries? Contact SG Enable.