Skip to main content
Social Welfare Department The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative RegionBrand Hong Kong
GovHK TEXT ONLY TRADITIONAL CHINESE SIMPLIFIED CHINESE Medium Size Large Size Extra Large Size SEARCH
Submit Search query SITE MAP CONTACT US
Printer Friendly

- Integrated Community Centre for Mental Wellness (ICCMW)

Integrated Community Centre for Mental Wellness (ICCMW)

Service Description

To enhance the social support and re-integration of the ex-mentally ill persons into the community, the Social Welfare Department has implemented the Integrated Community Centre for Mental Wellness (ICCMW) in all the districts across the territory since October 2010.  Through the one-stop and integrated service mode, the ICCMW provides one-stop, district-based and accessible community support and social rehabilitation services ranging from early prevention to risk management for discharged mental patients, persons with suspected mental health problems, their families / carers and residents living in the serving district through a single-entry point.

  Leaflet of Integrated Community Centre for Mental Wellness 

 

Scope of Services
The ICCMW provides the following services -

Drop-in services
Outreaching services
Casework counseling

Therapeutic and supportive group work services

Networking services, including social and recreational activities
Day training
Outreaching occupational therapy training services
Public education programs on mental health

Referral to the Community Psychiatric Service of the Hospital Authority for clinical assessment or psychiatric treatment

 
Target Group
The target groups of ICCMW are those living in the district, including -

Discharged mental patients aged 15 or above
Persons with suspected mental health problems aged 15 or above
Family members / carers of the above persons

Residents with interest in understanding and improving their mental health

 

Application Procedures

Self-application; or

Doctors, social workers, allied health workers or government departments.

The application is free of charge.

 
Service Pamphlet 
Leaflet  PDF DocumentAcrobat Document
   
Lists of Non-governmental Organizations Operating ICCMWs
PDF DocumentAcrobat Document  Word DocumentMS Word Document
 

List of ICCMWs
PDF Document
Acrobat Document  Word DocumentMS Word Document
 

FAQs of ICCMWs
PDF DocumentAcrobat Document  Word DocumentMS Word Document
(Chinese version only)