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Elderly Services

Pilot Scheme on Multi-disciplinary Outreaching Support Teams for the Elderly

 

The Welfare Council was appointed by the Social Welfare Department in 2019 to run the 4-year “Pilot Scheme on Multi-disciplinary Outreaching Support Teams for the Elderly”, providing free social and rehabilitation services at private, contracted and self-financing residential care homes for the elderly in Kowloon Central (Kowloon City and Yau-Tsim-Mong District), as well as Kowloon East (Kwun Tong, Wong Tai Sin and Sai Kung District). 

 

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The scheme delivers services through a professional team of occupational therapists and physiotherapists, who conduct clinical assessments, regular assessments, rehabilitation training for private residential care homes for the elderly, and offer professional advices and training to staff from the homes and caregivers. The scheme’s social workers also provide social services to elderly residents, which addressed their physical need and enhanced their quality of life. Moreover, the scheme offers speech therapy to residents of contracted or self-financing homes. 

Scope of Services
1. Physiotherapy: pain management, muscle-strengthening activity and stretching exercise
2. Occupational therapy: cognitive assessment, self-care training and proper sitting posture
3. Speech therapy: swallowing assessment and training, language assessment and training
4. Social services

 

Features
Liaison Officer
Each home has a designated social worker who keep close contact with the homes to ensure smooth operations.

 

Case Manager
Social workers, physiotherapists, occupational therapists or speech therapists will be appointed as case managers to follow up respective cases and formulate treatment plans.

Professional On-site Services
A team of experts will provide on-site professional services and training to the elderly, caregivers and staff regularly.

Creating Social Network
Partnering with different organisations and corporations in the community to provide social services to the elderly, such as visits, performances, interest groups and spiritual care and promote a caring culture towards the elderly.

Service Hotline

A dedicated hotline has been set up to respond to the enquiries of staff from the homes and service users.

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HKSKH MOSTE Newsletter

Through the publication of “HKSKH MOSTE Newsletter”, our teams including physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists and social workers would share various useful  information and the latest service updates for the residents, staff and carers so as to provide spiritual support and promote healthy life as well as enhance caregiving skills.

 

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Issue 05 (Kowloon Central) 
09.2020 (Chinese only)

 

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Issue 05 (Kowloon East) 
09.2020 (Chinese only) 

     

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Issue 04 (Kowloon Central) 
07.2020 (Chinese only)

 

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Issue 04 (Kowloon East) 
07.2020 (Chinese only)

     

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Issue 03 (Kowloon Central)
05.2020 (Chinese only)

 

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Issue 03 (Kowloon East)
05.2020 (Chinese only)

     
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Issue 001 - 03.2020 (Chinese only)    Issue 002 - 04.2020 (Chinese only)

 

 Enquiries

 

Kowloon Central

Kowloon East
Address

Unit 601-604, Tower B,

Hunghom Commercial Centre,

No.37 Ma Tau Wai Road,

Kowloon

Office A,

26/F, T G Place,

No.10 Shing Yip Street, Kwun Tong,

Kowloon

Tel 3598 9180 3598 9120
Fax 3186 2238 3186 2253
Email kcmoste@skhwc.org.hk kemoste@skhwc.org.hk
Operating hours Monday to Saturday: 9 am to 6 pm

Monday to Saturday: 9 am to 6 pm

Downloads (Chinese only)

- Service Referral (private homes)

- Service Referral (contracted or self-financing) homes

- Service Referral (private homes)

- Service Referral (contracted or self-financing) homes