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    [UG] Community Engagement Organisers : Positive Ageing Learners Programme (CEOs- PAL)

    [UG] Community Engagement Organisers : Positive Ageing Learners Programme (CEOs- PAL)

    Have you ever thought of serving the seniors in need in the neighboring community with the talents and gifts you have? According to the 2016 Hong Kong census, about 150,000 seniors aged 65 and above live alone, and almost 300,000 elderly live with their spouse. Seniors in social isolation under the pandemic is vulnerable to loneliness, and loneliness is both a contributing factor, and a result, of many physical and mental health problems such as anxiety, depression and even cognitive decline.

    Period
    Aug 2021 - May 2022
    Application Deadline
    17 September 2021, 1pm (Friday)
  • Community Engagement

    [UG] Community Engagement Organisers - Elderly Care Programme

    [UG] Community Engagement Organisers - Elderly Care Programme

    Have you ever thought of serving the elderly in need in the neighboring community with the talents and gifts you have? In Hong Kong today, more than 120,000 elderly who are aged 65 or above live alone and many of them are socially inactive due to multiple reasons including physical and mental health conditions. Here in the Student Residence Hall, we have a burden to serve the community and we would like to partner with you all in making a difference.

     

    Period
    Aug 2020 - May 2021
    Application Deadline
    14 September 2020 (Monday)