Enhanced Home and Community Care Services (Kowloon City/Yau Tsim Mong/Shamshuipo)

Tel: 2708 2998
Fax: 2725 1771
Address: Flat C, 3/F, Shun Lee Commercial Building, 338-340 Castle Peak Road, Kowloon
Service Hours: Monday to Saturday: 8:30 am to 6:30 pm
(Close on Sunday and Public Holidays)
Email: ehccsssp@tungwah.org.hk
District: Sham Shui Po


History

Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Enhanced Home and Community Care Services (Kowloon City/Yau Tsim Mong/Shamshuipo) received subsidy from Social Welfare Department in October 2008 and commenced operation in December 2008. It provides alternatives apart from placement at residential homes for frail elders to continue living in the community with comfort and dignity while receiving a wide range of home care services.

Objective

Enhanced Home and Community Care Services adopts an integrated mode of services to meet the nursing and personal care needs of frail elders with the aims of enabling them to age at home, maintaining their maximum level of functioning and providing support to carers in order to strengthen family cohesion.

Service Recipients

  • Living in Kowloon City or Shamshuipo Districts
  • Aged 65 or above. Those aged between 60-64 with proven needs can also apply.
  • Elders assessed to be of moderate or severe level of impairment through the application of Standardized Care Need Assessment Mechanism for Elderly Services, and have need for a comprehensive package of home care and community support services

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