Who are we?
MINDS MYG, formerly known as MINDS Youth Group, is the
subsidiary volunteer wing of the Movement of the Intellectually Disabled of
Singapore (MINDS). MYG aspires to
achieve social integration for Persons With Intellectual Disability (PWIDs),
and to enrich their lives through providing meaningful programmes and
delivering quality services.
MYG comprises 8 different Projects and 2 autonomous
Projects, operating in different parts of Singapore, each catering to
different profiles of PWIDs with different needs. On top of regular Project sessions, MYG also
organizes major events in which all 8 Projects participate in as a whole, such
as the Annual Camp for the Intellectually Disabled (ACID), MYG Sports Day and
MYG Family Day. In total, MYG serves
more than 200 PWIDs, ranging from children to adults, low-support PWIDs to
MYG is managed and run entirely by a big group of more than
200 dedicated volunteers, who make time to help PWIDs during weekly Project
sessions and plan beneficial programmes to aid in their development.
MINDS MYG is a member of the National Council of Social Services (NCSS)
and is supported by the Community Chest.
Find out more about our Projects here