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2020-01-06 SWD invites applications for Enrolled Nurse Training Programme for Welfare Sector 2020-21
2019-12-18 SWD launches residential respite services and emergency placement vacancy enquiry system
2019-11-14 SWD responds to online appeal regarding meal delivery services for the elderly
2019-11-10 Special discounts and concessions offered on Senior Citizens Day next Sunday
2019-11-01 Sixteen OEP projects commended
2019-08-26 SWD invites eligible elderly persons to apply for additional vouchers under Second Phase of Pilot Scheme on Community Care Service Voucher for the Elderly
2019-08-24 Government strives to build dementia friendly community
2019-05-30 SWD invites eligible elderly persons to apply for fifth batch of vouchers under Pilot Scheme on Residential Care Service Voucher for the Elderly
2019-05-17 Navigation Scheme for Young Persons in Care Services boosts social welfare care sector
2019-01-31 SWD invites eligible elderly persons to apply for fifth batch of vouchers under Pilot Scheme on Residential Care Service Voucher for the Elderly
2019-01-26 Government strives to build dementia and elderly friendly community
2019-01-15 SWD invites applications for Enrolled Nurse Training Programme for Welfare Sector 2019-20
2018-12-15 SWD launches public education programme to enhance understanding of dementia
2018-11-11 Special discounts and concessions on Senior Citizens Day next Sunday
2018-11-08 OEP achieves remarkable results over past 20 years
2018-08-31 SWD invites eligible elderly to apply for additional vouchers under Second Phase of Pilot Scheme on Community Care Service Voucher for the Elderly
2018-08-28 SWD cordially invites residential property management companies to join hand in supporting elderly persons
2018-08-15 SWD invites eligible elderly persons to apply for fourth batch of vouchers under Pilot Scheme on Residential Care Service Voucher for the Elderly
2018-02-08 Government encourages young persons to join social welfare care services in building a caring and inclusive society
2018-01-16 SWD invites eligible elderly persons to apply for third batch of vouchers under Pilot Scheme on Residential Care Service Voucher for the Elderly
2018-01-15 SWD invites applications for Enrolled Nurse Training Programme for Welfare Sector 2018-19
2017-11-12 Special discounts and concessions on Senior Citizens Day next Sunday
2017-09-14 Opportunities for the Elderly Project builds neighbourhood support networks and age-friendly community
2017-07-24 SWD invites eligible elderly persons to apply for additional 2 000 vouchers under Second Phase of Pilot Scheme on Community Care Service Voucher for the Elderly
2017-07-14 SWD invites eligible elderly persons to apply for second batch of vouchers under Pilot Scheme on Residential Care Service Voucher for the Elderly
2017-07-09 400 places under Navigation Scheme for Young Persons in Care Services available for application
2017-06-19 SWD invites applications for Enrolled Nurse Training Programme for Welfare Sector 2017-18
2017-02-23 SWD invites eligible elderly persons to apply for first batch of vouchers under Pilot Scheme on Residential Care Service Voucher for the Elderly
2017-02-13 SWD launches Elderly Information Website
2016-11-13 Special discounts and concessions on Senior Citizens Day next Sunday
2016-09-30 Government devoted to building age-friendly community to help elderly people lead a fruitful life
2016-09-07 SWD invites eligible elderly persons to join second phase of Pilot Scheme on Community Care Service Voucher for the Elderly
2016-07-12 Navigation Scheme helps youths turn new page in career through joining social welfare care services
2015-11-08 Senior Citizen Card Scheme catering concessions to be offered on Senior Citizens Day next Sunday
2015-10-31 Government dedicated to promoting neighbourhood support to build age-friendly community
2015-07-14 Navigation Scheme for Young Persons in Care Services formally launched to inject new blood into social welfare care sector
2015-05-30 SWD to set up help desk in Tai Po
2015-03-08 Relocation of SWD's Senior Citizen Card Office
2014-11-11 SWD Senior Citizen Card 20th Anniversary Promotion Programme offers special concessions at food outlets
2014-10-18 Elderly people encouraged to lead fulfilling life and enhance intergenerational harmony
2014-06-26 Eligible elderly persons to be invited to join Pilot Residential Care Services Scheme in Guangdong