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February 9, 19 & 26

Online or face-to-face workshop


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Connect2 is a marriage preparation programme that aims to help couples address issues that they may face as newlyweds, build a solid foundation in the early years and learn how to really love each other for life.

What to expect?

  • What do love, marriage and your vows symbolise;
  • Identify each other’s differences and love languages – how to engage in effective communication;
  • Manage healthy conflict and have a good grasp of your family finances;
  • Understand sexual intimacy, the importance of romance and family planning;
  • Learn how to manage expectations from your spouse, children and in-laws while balancing work-life.

Who should attend?

  • Couples who are considering marriage;
  • Couples who are engaged;
  • Couples in their first year of marriage.

Face to face workshop: 2 x 5 hour sessions
Online workshop: 3 x 2.5 hour sessions


  • Facilitated by a trained husband-wife couple;
  • Insightful & practical tips;
  • Group discussions (6-10 couples);
  • Activities for individual couples.

About the trainers:
Sharing the same passion in equipping couples towards their journey of marriage, Tan Nam Seng & Tan Sok Mian have been conducting Connect2 workshop with Focus on the Family Singapore for more than 15 years together.

They have been happily married for 31 years, and are parents to two grown-up daughters. They strongly believe that respect, honour and faith are the three values integral to developing every individual to achieve their fullest potential and pursue their dreams.

Find out more at

Date: February 9, 19 & 26

Time: 7pm-9,30pm (Session 1) & 10am–12.30pm (Session 2 & 3)

Cost: S$300 per couple

The fee is inclusive of:

  • $70 rebate* upon completion of the workshop
  • Marriage resources worth $50
  • Participants’ workbooks
  • Couple Checkup™– An online relationship assessment (find out more)
  • A licensed solemniser (if required)

 The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) requires the following for the $70 rebate:

  • Full attendance at the workshop
  • Both parties must be above 21 years old
  • One or both parties must be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident

* The rebate may take an estimated two to three months to process.

For more information on the mandatory Early Marriage Support Programme for minor couples, please refer to the MSF website.

Click here to register  

About the organiser:
Focus on the Family Singapore is a local charity dedicated to helping families thrive. Upholding the family unit as the basic building block of Singapore, they partner individuals and organisations to promote strong families through differentiated programmes, trusted resources, family counselling and content placement in various media. Their aim is to support the everyday family through life’s challenges and to build enduring healthy values, thus circumventing many of society’s social problems.