Social workers honoured
Upcoming and established social workers were honoured for their work on Monday at the Istana.
The Outstanding Social Worker Awards (OSWA) goes to Ms Esther Lim Li Ping, the head of medical social services at Singapore General Hospital and Ms Wu Mei Ling, centre director at Student Care Service (Hougang).
The Promising Social Worker Awards (PSWA), which went to two people for the first time this year, were given to senior social worker at Care Corner Family Service Centre (Queenstown) Ms Jean Koh and Mr Ivan Woo, senior medical social worker in the care and counselling department at Tan Tock Seng Hospital.
The awards were presented by President Tony Tan Keng Yam.