Maitri School/Building

In November 2019, Ministry of Education (MOE) announced that Metta Welfare Association (Metta) would be setting up a second Special Education School, Maitri School to provide education for students with Mild Intellectually Disabled (MID) and moderate to severe Autism Spectrum Disorder(ASD) aged 7-18. Co-locating with Maitri School, the Maitri Building will serve a continuum of supporting services for graduated students (Alumni).

The subject site will be at 20 Pasir Ris Street 51.

Our vision for the students with Autism is to lead an independent and meaningful life. Our Students will be equipped with skills for daily living , emotional management and regulation as well as vocational skills.

Maitri School Programme

The new Maitri Programme started on 22 March 2021 with the 7 and 8 years old students housed at the 6th floor of Metta HQ Building located beside Metta school in Simei estate.

The maximum capacity per batch will be 25 students and these students will move to the new Maitri school once the construction is completed.

The subjects offered for the junior students in the programme are as follows:

  1. Functional Literacy & Communication
  2. Functional Numeracy
  3. Social Emotional Learning
  4. Personal Management
  5. Home Living & Home Economics
  6. Adapted Physical Education
  7. Performing & Visual Arts

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Ms Felicia Wee
Metta Welfare Association
DID: 6580 4628 / Fax: 6580 4699

We need your support!

Donate to build a strong foundation in life long learning for our students and youth. We will provide a continuum of services for the students for the students and alumni after they graduate from school. We strive to provide:

  • Continuous education that will enable our students with moderate to severe disabilities to play an active and responsible role in society
  • Re-training and re-skilling in the age of automation
  • Provide employment opportunities
  • Foster independent living to help persons with disabilities (PWDs) integrate into the community
  • Better support for their caregivers

We need your support! For room adoption and customised sponsorship options, please contact us at or call us at 6580 4688. All donations will be eligible to receive tax exemption.

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Campaign period: 10/11/2021 – 09/11/2022

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Metta Welfare Association
UEN: S94SS0081K
UEN/Bill Reference No: Maitri School/Building Donation

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Maitri School/Building
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Key Facts & Figures
New location to be at 20 Pasir Ris Street 51
In the interim, the Maitri school programme operates at level 6 of the Metta HQ Building.
50 students.

– as at Financial Year 2021/22

Where we are currently located

32 Simei Street 1, Level 6, Singapore (529949)

Service Hours: Mon to Fri – 8.30am to 5.00pm
Telephone: 6580 4688 | Fax: 6580 4699