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- Parents / Relatives Resource Centre

Parents / Relatives Resource Centre

Service Objectives
There are a total of twelve subvented Parents/ Relatives Resource Centres (PRCs) at present.  Its objective is to provide community support for the parents and relatives/carers of persons with disabilities.  With assistance from staff of the centre, parents and relatives/carers would learn how to take care of their family members with disabilities or with difficulties on upbringing, exchange experience and establish mutual support.  The service would help parents or other family members/relatives/carers to accept their family members with disabilities or with difficulties on upbringing, strengthen the function of family and help parents and relatives/carers to cope with the difficulties and pressure in taking care of their family members with disabilities or with difficulties on upbringing.

Target Group
Parents, relatives and carers of persons with disabilities / mental illness

Nature of Service
The services include:
 Support services such as individual, group and mass activities;
 Resource materials; and
 Community education programmes

Application Procedure
Application can be made directly to the service units.  The application is free of charge.

Address and Telephone
Addresses and telephone list can be downloaded here
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