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2019-12-27 Partnership Fund for the Disadvantaged and its Dedicated Portion for Implementing After-school Learning and Support Programmes open for new round of application
2019-12-23 SWD's response to media enquiries on disbursement of donations from charities to victims of traffic accident
2019-12-18 SWD launches residential respite services and emergency placement vacancy enquiry system
2019-12-18 CSSA caseload for November 2019
2019-11-24 Members of the public may take children/family members to care centres as usual tomorrow
2019-11-20 Facebook page for Enhancing Employment of People with Disabilities through Small Enterprise Project launched
2019-11-20 CSSA caseload for October 2019
2019-11-18 SWD urges public not to take children/family members to care centres from November 19 to 24
2019-11-17 SWD urges the public not to take children / family members to care centres tomorrow
2019-11-14 SWD urges public not to take children/family members to care centres today
2019-11-14 SWD urges public not to take children/family members to care centres from November 15 to 17
2019-11-14 SWD responds to online appeal regarding meal delivery services for the elderly
2019-11-13 SWD urges the public not to take children/family members to care centres tomorrow
2019-11-10 Special discounts and concessions offered on Senior Citizens Day next Sunday
2019-11-01 Sixteen OEP projects commended
2019-10-31 Implementation of Old Age Living Allowance under Guangdong Scheme and Fujian Scheme and one-year special one-off arrangement
2019-10-30 SWD to invite applications for IT schemes for persons with disabilities
2019-10-23 CSSA caseload for September 2019
2019-09-18 CSSA caseload for August 2019
2019-08-30 SWD's statement on protest
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
2019-08-21 Students on CSSA to get one-off grant
2019-08-21 CSSA caseload for July 2019
2019-08-15 Support Programme for Employees with Disabilities accepts applications all-year round
2019-08-05 社 署 助 理 署 長 就 不 合 作 運 動 有 關 影 響 記 者 會 開 場 發 言
2019-07-24 CSSA caseload for June 2019
2019-07-03 SWD appeals to people in need to seek help
2019-06-26 CSSA caseload for May 2019
2019-06-12 Social security recipients to get one-off extra payment this month
2019-06-11 SWD calls on welfare practitioners to display professionalism
2019-06-03 Support Programme for Employees with Disabilities accepts applications all year round
2019-05-31 Fourth Report of Child Fatality Review Panel released
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
2019-05-22 CSSA caseload for April 2019
2019-05-17 Navigation Scheme for Young Persons in Care Services boosts social welfare care sector
2019-05-05 380 families commended for selfless devotion to foster care service
2019-04-30 Deadline approaching for 2020-21 flag days applications
2019-04-24 CSSA caseload for March 2019
2019-04-23 SWD to invite applications for IT schemes for persons with disabilities
2019-04-16 Applications invited for flag days in 2020-21
2019-04-09 DSW visits residential care homes for elderly and persons with disabilities
2019-03-29 Flag days in 2019-20
2019-03-28 Arts Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities to open for application from March 29
2019-03-25 Special Needs Trust to accept application from today
2019-03-20 CSSA caseload for February 2019
2019-02-27 CSSA caseload for January 2019
2019-02-15 Special arrangement for first year of Fujian Scheme to expire at end of March
2019-02-10 SWD to accept Support Programme for Employees with Disabilities applications all year round
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
2019-01-24 Special arrangement for child care centres
2019-01-23 CSSA caseload for December 2018
2019-01-19 Children and adolescents under guardianship commended for perseverance in facing adversity
2019-01-15 SWD invites applications for Enrolled Nurse Training Programme for Welfare Sector 2019-20
2019-01-08 DSW joins Tang Shiu Kin and Ho Tim Charitable Fund to celebrate Lunar New Year with elderly
2019-01-07 Raising social security payments and adjusting eligible age for elderly CSSA from 60 to 65 from February