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- Integrated Home Care Services (IHCS)


Integrated Home Care Services

Integrated Home Care Services (IHCS) provide a range of community support services to the elderly persons, people with disabilities and needy families living in the community with a pool of experienced and professionally trained staff, and via a network of service units in the community with its collaboration and support. The Integrated Home Care Services Teams (IHCSTs) provide care and support to the target service users according to their individual needs and actualize the concepts of  'Ageing in Place' and 'Continuum of Care' to enable the service users to continue living in the community.

Additional information on IHCS can be downloaded here.
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Application and Enquiry
Frail Cases:
 

Service users can approach respective Integrated Family Service Centres/Integrated Services Centres, Medical Social Service Units, District Elderly Community Centres, Neighbourhood Elderly Centres or Social Centres for the Elderly for referrals and arrangement of Standardized Care Need Assessment for Elderly Services. For further enquiry on the Standardized Care Need Assessment for Elderly Services for frail cases, please contact the Standardized Care Need Assessment Management Offices (Elderly Services) [SCNAMO(ES)s]. The list of the SCNAMO(ES)s can be downloaded here.
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Ordinary Cases:
 

Service Users can approach respective Integrated Family Service Centres/Integrated Services Centres, Medical Social Service Units , District Elderly community Centres, Neighbourhood Elderly Centres and Social Centres for the Elderly or rehabilitation services units for referrals or IHCSTs direct for application.

   

 

Leaflet of Integrated Home Care Services
   

List of IHCSTs
Address & tel. no. of IHCSTs can be downloaded here.

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The service boundary of respective Integrated Home Care Services Teams (Ordinary Cases) can be downloaded here.

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The service boundary of respective Integrated Home Care Services Teams (Frail Cases) can be downloaded here.

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