HOME in the News

Jose Hong, 'Fun for 300 at Charities' First Sports Day for Maids', Straits Times, 9 July 2018

Yuen Sin, 'When a 13-Year-Old Works in Your Home as a Maid', Straits Times, 5 July 2018

Yuen Sin, 'Embassies Working with MOM to Nip Problem of Underage Maids', Straits Times, 27 May 2018

Kelly Ng, 'MOM Investigating Firm that Owes 48 Workers Tens of Thousands of Dollars', TODAY, 24 May 2018

Kirsten Han, 'Migrant Workers: The Truth and Stories Behind Human Trafficking in Singapore', Esquire, 22 May 2018

Bharati Jagdish, ‘Commentary: Don't Hold Our Treatment of Foreign Domestic Workers to Countries With Lower Standards‘, Channel NewsAsia, 12 April 2018

Myanmar's Youngest Maids‘, Al Jazeera, 29 March 2018

Kenneth Cheng, ‘Employment Act to be Widened to Cover All Workers, Regardless of Salary Levels‘, TODAY, 5 March 2018

Vanessa Paige Chelvan, ‘New Sentencing Framework for Maid Abuse Cases Highlights Impact of Psychological Harm‘, Channel NewsAsia, 2 March 2018

Kirsten Han, ‘Singapore‘s Migrant Workers Struggle to Get Paid’, CNN, 25 February 2018

Sylvia Yu, ‘Bangladeshi Migrants are Exploited in Singapore’, RMG Times, 4 December 2017

Poetry Book to Speak Up for Maids in Singapore’, Asia Times, 23 November 2017

UN Experts Repeat Call for Laws to Enshrine Gender Equality in Singapore’, Singapore CEDAW Coalition, 22 November 2017

Olivia Ho, ‘Maids Who Write Prose and Poetry’, Straits Times, 21 November 2017

Joanna Seow, ‘In-Principle Approval Letters Can Be Evidence of Foreign Workers’ Rightful Pay: Judge’, Straits Times, 9 November 2017

Kirsten Han, ‘Domestic Worker Jumps Out of Window to Escape Agent Abuse’, The Online Citizen, 5 October 2017

Melody Zaccheus, ‘Ill-Treating Maids: Call for More Efforts’, Straits Times, 28 September 2017

Sylvia Yu, ‘The Plight of Singapore Migrants from Bangladesh’, The Financial Express, 9 September 2017

Liz Gooch, ‘Underage Maids from Myanmar Seek Help in Singapore’, Al Jazeera, 7 August 2017

Toh Yong Chuan, ‘Dhaka Can Do More for Migrants: S’pore NGOs’, Straits Times, 24 March 2017

Toh Yong Chuan, ‘Refuge for Maids in Distress’, Straits Times, 18 December 2016

Olivia Ho, ‘Sheena Kanwar of Migrant Workers’ Group HOME: She’s at HOME with fighting inequality’, Straits Times, 19 September 2016

Danson Cheong, ‘Maid’s Case May Be TIP of the Iceberg’, Straits Times, 13 September 2015

Abby Seiff, ‘Daily Abuse Takes Toll on Foreign Maids in Singapore’, Union of Catholic Asian News (UCAN), 8 May 2015

Rob O’Brien, ‘The Vile Abuse of Singapore’s Domestic Workers’, GlobalPost, 15 March 2015

Rob O’Brien, ‘Singapore’s Domestic Workers Routinely Exploited and Often Abused in the Service of Rich Nationals’, The Independent (UK), 28 July 2015