Society of sheng Hong welfare services

The Cause

Society of Sheng Hong Welfare Services (SSHWS) was set up as the welfare arm of Lorong Koo Chye Sheng Hong Temple Association with the objective of carrying out relevant good work and welfare activities to relieve hardship as well as to bring benefits to the society and the community.


Membership to SSHWS is open to all of age 18 and above, sharing the same objectives irrespective of race, colour, creed, religion, language, sex and social status. 

SSHWS is governed by a Management Committee whose members are elected according to the governing instrument, which is the Constitution.  All our members serve on a voluntary basis without receiving any form of remuneration.

The Plan

Hougang Sheng Hong Family Service Centre is a one-stop neighbourhood centre that anyone can turn to for help on any matter relating to family.  We are located within north-east district of Singapore and we serve families regardless of age, race, language or religion. 

We offer a range of services for people who are trying to manage difficulties occur at different life stages.


Through casework and counselling service, we handle such common issues as marital problem, family violence, behavioural problems of children, stress and mental health issues, relational conflicts and mediation, financial difficulty etc.  


We also organize other educational and developmental programmes to build strong family relationship, such as parent education programmes, marriage preparation and enrichment programme.


Besides, we have a year-round children and youth programmes that help nurture the development of good characters and positive values among children and young person.


SSHWS aims to provide assistance, welfare & relief, financial or otherwise to all people, without discrimination as to race, languages, creed or religion, to promote education, and to foster friendship & community cohesion.


SSHWS strives to become a leading Taoist operated charity in ASEAN.

Core Values

  • We strive to achieve the highest goodness which resembles the quality of water;

  • We empathise from the depth of our heart;

  • We give with compassion;

  • We speak with integrity;

  • We carry out our works to the best of our abilities;

  • We strategise our moves according to its relevance & appropriate timing.