Barely one week into the COVID-19 circuit breaker month and already wriggling your fingers in boredom? Staying at home doesn’t necessarily need to make you feel cooped up.

Take it as a good opportunity to pick up a new hobby, keep fit with a new home exercise regime or enrich family time with activities for all ages.

And since we’re all in it together, let’s support local and check out these made-in-Singapore resources.


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Workout at home


Shop online & support local businesses


Binge watch Singapore short films & documentaries


Sew a cloth face mask


Take a virtual museum tour


Travel around Singapore… virtually


Watch a performance broadcast


Read an eBook


Learn to cook


Improve your make-up skills


Pamper yourself with a DIY facial


Learn art & craft


Learn something that’s trending


Take an online language course


Learn lifelong skills


Upgrade career skills


Socialise, social distancing-style


Relieve stress with gardening


Declutter your house


Look after your pets’ well-being


Ensure kids get their enrichment


Satisfy your local hawker food cravings


Donate to help the needy


Keep up with local updates on COVID-19


In case you need help and support

  • Financial grants:
  • National Care Hotline: 6202 6868
    (Provides emotional support for people impacted by COVID-19)
  • IMH’s Mental Health Helpline: 6389 2222
  • Samaritans of Singapore: 1800 221 4444
  • Family Violence Specialist Centres (See MSF page)
  • Child Protection Specialist Centre (See Fei Yue page)
  • AWARE Women’s Helpline: 1800 777 5555