Note: This supersedes the earlier guidelines for volunteer management during COVID-19 pandemic, dated 28 December 2020.
a. Volunteering activities supporting
|Inform NCSS via this link www.go.gov.sg/distributioncontact, and
adhere to safe management measures
b. Volunteering activities to support
|Conduct volunteer activities, involving groups of up to any five
persons, with no inter-mingling across groups, and adhere to
safe management measures
Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth
2 VHOs refer to organisations that involve volunteers in their activities such as Social Service Agencies (SSAs), ground up groups, religious organisations and other community groups.
4 For sector specific guidelines, refer to https://covid.gobusiness.gov.sg/safemanagement/sector/
5 Should there be a need to conduct home visits, limit visits to not more than five persons at any one time, with a cap of five distinct visitors per household per day in accordance with MOH’s guidelines on household visits from 8 May 2021. During the home visits, maintain at least 1m distance from the beneficiary and limit each visit to ≤1 hour. Staff/volunteers should don surgical mask and practise hand hygiene before/ after each home visit. During the home visit, residents and family members should also wear a mask as far as possible.
6 The Courage Fund provides a relief of $3,000 to community volunteers (non-healthcare workers who stepped up to contribute to the overall effort to fight COVID-19 and are not financially compensated for their efforts) who have contracted COVID-19 while providing services.