Country Singapore
Year 2012
Type of Measure Health > Protocols and guidelines
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The Ministry of Health does not provide free healthcare services to victims of violence. But victims who are in financial difficulties can apply for Medifund, an endowment fund set up by the Government to help Singaporeans who are unable to pay for their medical expenses.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Singapore to the questionnaire on violence against women 2012