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Purchase of Premises for the Provision of Welfare Facilities

Social Welfare Department is purchasing suitable private premises for the provision of welfare facilities to help meet community needs.
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Special arrangement to disregard Comprehensive Social Security Assistance and Social Security Allowance applicants/recipients’ absences from Hong Kong to expire in late August

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Special arrangement to disregard Comprehensive Social Security Assistance and Social Security Allowance applicants/recipients’ absences from Hong Kong to expire in late August


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Social Security
The overall objective of social security in Hong Kong is to provide for the basic and special needs of the members of the community who are in need of financial or material assistance.
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Family and Child Welfare Services
A comprehensive network of welfare services to cater for family needs through the provision of a continuum of preventive, supportive and remedial services.
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Medical Social Service
Medical social workers (MSWs) are stationed in public hospitals and specialist out-patient clinics who play an important role in linking up the medical and social services to facilitate patients' recovery and rehabilitation in the community.
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Services for People with Disabilities
Aims to acknowledge the equal rights of people with disabilities to be full members of the community by assisting them in developing their physical, mental and social capabilities to the fullest possible extent and by promoting their integration into the community.
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Services for the Elderly
To enable elderly people to live in dignity and to provide necessary support to them to promote their sense of belonging, sense of security and sense of worthiness.
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Services for Young People
Helping young people to become responsible and contributing members of society through a wide range of programmes and activities.
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Services for Offenders
Effective rehabilitation services for offenders require the incorporation of specially designed treatment programmes to guide offenders onto the right track, prevent them from committing crime again, and assist them to start afresh so that they can become not only lawful citizens but also contributing members of society.
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CIS Online Submission
Arts Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities
Purchase of Premises for the Provision of Welfare Facilities
Information for ethnic minorities
Strengthening Families and Combating Violence
Vacancy Enquiry System for Residential Respite Service for Persons with Disabilities
SWD Information Website for RCHDs
Vacancy Enquiry System for Residential Respite Service / Emergency Placement for the Elderly
SWD Elderly Information Website
Application for RCHE licence
Application for RCHD licence
Special Needs Trust Scheme
Dementia Friendly Community Campaign
Fujian Scheme
SWD YouTube
Your Family Care Can Enrich a Child's Life
Opportunities for the Elderly Project
Review on Enhancement of Lump Sum Grant Subvention System
Social Welfare Care Services : Turn a New Page in Your Career
Pilot Scheme on On-site Pre-school Rehabilitation Services
Marraige may end but parenthood goes on
Child Development Fund (CDF) projects
Guangdong Scheme
Old Age Living Allowance
Support for Victims of Child Abuse, Spouse Battering and Sexual Violence
Let Them Shine

World Bank Group's Business Ready project
MSW Charging
Water Seepage
paying sufficient postage
Let Social Enterprises Bloom
green burial
Government Programme on Tackling Hygiene Black Spots
The 2023-24 Budget
Anti-Deception Coordination Centre
Legislative Control of Cannabidiol (CBD)
The Chief Executive's 2022 Policy Address
Online platform for SMEs to access comprehensive information and support services
Exhibition of the 2nd Anniversary of Hong Kong National Security Law
Hong Kong Legal Hub
Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Fund (SIE Fund)
Anti-drug Information and Resources
Solar Harvest
Belt and Road Initiative.Hong Kong
Sexual Conviction Record Check
CSDI website
Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area
Social Workers Registration Board
Improve Electoral System Ensure Patriots Administering Hong Kong
List of Sign Language Interpreters in Hong Kong
Safeguarding National Security
Public Transport Fare Concession Scheme for the Elderly and Eligible Persons with Disabilities
iAM Smart Safe and Swift
Hong Kong Rehabilitation Programme Plan Review
Elderly Services Programme Plan
Vaccination Schemes
Productivity Assessment for Employees with Disabilities under Statutory Minimum Wage Regime
Smart Parent Net
Government launches "Cross-sectoral Territory-wide Anti-rodent Action"


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