Tan Chew Neo

Tan Chew Neo

BORN 1898 INDUCTED 2015 CATEGORY Community / Social Work THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneering community worker Tan Chew Neo, known as Mrs Tay Lian Teck after her marriage in 1922, was a pioneer community and social worker.  Before...
Janet Yee

Janet Yee

BORN 1934 INDUCTED 2015 CATEGORY Community / Social Work THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneering social worker and advocate of children’s rights Janet Yee Keng Luan is a pioneer social worker who championed the right of abandoned babies...
Ann Elizabeth Wee

Ann Elizabeth Wee

BORN 1926 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Community / Social Work THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneer in social work education in Singapore Often described as the founding mother of social work in Singapore, Ann Elizabeth Wee arrived here in...
Daisy Vaithilingam

Daisy Vaithilingam

BORN 1925 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Community / Social Work THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneering medical social worker Daisy Vaithilingam was one of the first people to graduate from the University of Singapore (now the National...
Ho Yuen Hoe

Ho Yuen Hoe

BORN 1908 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Community / Social Work THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Abbess and charity-worker extraordinaire Born to a poor family in China, Venerable Ho Yuen Hoe was sold off as a child by her parents and resold...