China Coast Community
Weekly Physiotherapy Services
The project offers physiotherapy services five half days a week for the English speaking senior residents of the care and attention home in order to maintain their mobility and healthy living.
Chongqing Normal University
Social Work Intervention on the Bereaved Elderly
The project developed a community support network for bereaved elderly who had lost their only child.
Christian Family Service Centre
Mind-Lock Memory and Cognitive Training Centre
Funded the creation of a new space for centre-based and in-home training programmes for elderly people with mild cognitive impairment or early dementia. Support services were also provided for caregivers to relieve their stress. The centre is self-sustainable and running independently.
Fit Solution - Community Transitional Day Rehabilitation Programme
Transitional daycare services and high-intensity rehabilitation training to improve stroke patients’ recovery and defer institutional services
Hong Kong Alzheimer’s Disease Association
Establishment of a Permanent Office cum Service Centre
Funded the creation of a permanent centre to provide respite and home-care support, including a hotline service, counselling, support groups and training programmes for people with Alzheimer’s.
Community Services for Dementia Care
Due to the economic crisis in 2009, another round of three year funding was committed to cover the operational expenses of two day care centres in Wang Tau Hom and Wanchai.
Hong Kong Federation of the Blind
Home Safety Care Scheme for the Isolated Elderly with Visual Impairment
Provided funding for volunteers with the Hong Kong Federation of the Blind to carry out home safety checks and basic household maintenance for the blind elderly living alone.
Institute of Active Ageing,
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The Association of the Third Age
Funded this project to enhance the self-esteem and self-confidence of older adults and encourage them to continue contributing to society through online learning, a job matching service and volunteer services.
The Hong Kong Council of Social Service
Stair Climbing Service
To link up with NGOs and provide an innovative and safe stair climbing service for elderly with limited mobility in Sham Shui Po district.
The S.K.H. Holy Carpenter Church District Elderly Community Centre
Funded Life and Death Education services for the elderly living in private residential care homes (PRCHs) and intergeneration communication training for caregivers, staff of PRCHs and volunteers.
The University of Hong Kong, Centre on Behavioural Health
From Depression to Expression: Arts Intervention in Helping Community-dwelling Depressed Elderly
Art-based intervention to help elders with depression and to promote geriatric mental health in the community.