Who is here for me? : alternate child care in Singapore
Zhang, Kaili Chen
Citation:Zhang, K. C. (2015). Who is here for me? Alternate child care in Singapore. Journal of Child and Adolescent Behavior, 3(3), pp.1-15. doi:10.4172/2375-4494.1000214
Permanent link to Research Bank record:http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3437
To describe the current status of substitute care services for young children in Singapore, this article highlights the country’s overall structure of the existing alternate care service system, cultural and societal perspectives about early childhood care and education, and unique features of the service delivery system. Challenges to enhance the quality of substitute child care services and future possibilities in Singapore are also discussed.