NTUC Care Fund (COVID-19)

In view of the economic uncertainties that was brought about by the COVID-19 outbreak, U Care Fund will be rolling out the NTUC Care Fund (COVID-19) for union members who face financial distress during this challenging period.

A total of $25 million will be set aside for the Care Fund, contributed by NTUC-U Care Fund, the Government and NTUC affiliated Unions and Associations.

Eligibility Criteria & Quantum

Member must meet the following criteria to be eligible for the assistance:

Criteria

  • Loss of income of at least 30% reduction OR
    Retrenched* with retrenchment benefits of not more than $6,500 OR
    Job/Event Cancellations (for Self-employed / Freelancers only)
  • Existing Member: Member as at 1 March 2020
    New Member: Member as at 2 March 2020 onwards

Members WITH dependents staying in the same household in Singapore

  • Original Gross Monthly Personal Income of not more than $3,400

    *income does not apply to retrenched

Members WITHOUT dependents staying in the same household in Singapore

  • Original Gross Monthly Personal Income of not more than $1,500

*income does not apply to retrenched

Existing Members

$300 per member

$100 per member

New Members

$200 per member

$50 per member

Application Process

The application period is from 25 March to 30 September 2020.

For Ordinary Branch Members, you can apply directly with your respective unions. Please download the application form here.

For General Branch Members, you can submit your application online here.

Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions.

Contact Us

SIRS

Hotline 6713 5777

Virtual Assistant Click on the SIRS Live Chat button

Email SIRS@ntuc.org.sg


Operating Hours:
Monday - Friday: 10.00am to 6.00pm
Saturday: 10.00am to 1.00pm
Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays


Other Useful Contact

If you need urgent assistance or are in financial hardship
Do contact the ComCare hotline at 1800-222-0000.