Caregivers Training Grant
The Caregivers Training Grant (CTG)
is administered by the Agency for Integrated Care (AIC), a
public sector in Singapore that oversees, coordinates and
facilitates care integration.
About the Grant
CTG provides a training fee
subsidy for family caregivers to attend courses and learn
caregiving skills that can help better care for their loved
ones at home. The grant is capped at $200 per
financial year (April to March) for each family member
needing care (homecare recipient). It must be utilised
for training courses that are completed no later than 15
March within each financial year.
Details of the grant are given below.
To be eligible for CTG, the
homecare recipient must be a Singapore Citizen or Permanent
Resident, and is an elderly (aged 65 and above) or someone
with disabilities. Family members or foreign domestic
workers can utilise the grant to subsidise their training
needs. No income limit is required to qualify for the
Eligible caregivers will receive the grant in the form of
training fee subsidy when they attend courses conducted by
AIC’s pre-approved training providers. Please click
here for a list of courses and training providers (note
that some courses are not applicable to CTG).
While CTG subsidies the
training fees, the scheme requires caregivers to co-pay a
sum of $10 to the training provider when they register for
courses under CTG. This policy is to encourage actual
utilisation of the learning opportunities provided by this
To apply for CTG, simply
complete and submit the
application form to
training provider of the course along with the course
registration. Note that the form must be submitted to
your training provider at least 2 weeks
before the course begins.
provider will give you the application form to fill out, and
will submit the CTG application form for you.
This page is last updated on 01 May 2017
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