The application opens from 5 June, 0900hrs to 21 July 2023, 2359hrs.

The NTUC Care Fund (Special Assistance) aims to assist our lower income union
members to cope with rising cost of living.

The NTUC Care Fund (Special Assistance) is a one-time cash relief which will be credited into member’s registered bank account. Upon successful application, you will receive an email notification on the application status. The cash relief will be credited into your registered bank account within 30 working days, subject to bank clearance.

NTUC members may apply via OneCARE at

Note: Members are advised to submit their applications before the closing date as late
submission will not be processed.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Member’s date joined union must be at least 6 continuous months at the point of
    application and must not be in arrears.
  2. For Members with Family Members1 Staying in Same Household in Singapore:
    • Total Monthly Gross Household Income of $3,800 and below, OR
    • Per Capita Income of $950 and below if Gross Household Income1 exceeds $3,800
  3. For Members without Family Member Staying in Same Household in Singapore:
    • Monthly Gross Personal Income of $1,650 and below

Required Supporting Documents

Applicant’s Bank Statement (manually upload)
• Copy of Bank Statement showing Bank Account Name, Bank Account Number and
Name/Logo of the Bank for verification purposes

Income Documents from Spouse (manually upload)
• Copy of Payslip of any month in the year 2023 (if spouse is working) OR,
• Copy of CPF Contribution History for the past 3 months (if spouse is not working)

Please refer to this factsheet for more information