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- Carer Support Service

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Carer Support Service
$d Carer Support Service aims at facilitating and supporting carers to take care of elders in the community. Most of the community support service units including DECC, NEC, D/Es and DCUs, IHCS and EHCCS, provide various kinds of carer support service.
 
$d Scope of Service
$d Skill-training and educational programmes
$d self-help and mutual support groups
$d resource corner
$d simple counselling and referral services
$d information giving and supply of reference materials relating to care of elders
$d demonstration/loan of rehabilitation-aid equipment
$d social and recreational activities
 
$d Target Group
$d Informal carers such as family members, relatives and friends who take care of elders in the community; and
$d General public.
 
$d Fees and Charges
$d Annual membership fee
$d Fees for individual programme, please enquire the community support service units concerned.
 
$d Lists of Units
Please refer to the lists of District Elderly Community Centres, NEC, D/Es and DCUs, IHCS and EHCCS.
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Additional information of Services Supporting the Carers can be downloaded here:

Services Supporting The Carers              Services Supporting The Carers

Full version  PDF Document (Acrobat Document)          Simplified version  PDF Document (Acrobat Document) 

   
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Pilot Scheme on Living Allowance for Carers of the Elderly Persons from Low Income Families

Please refer to the homepage of Community Care Fund Assistance Programmes for further information of 'Pilot Scheme on Living Allowance for Carers of the Elderly Persons from Low Income Families'.              

 

 
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