Hui Lai Kuen Home for the Elderly

Tel: 2667 1803 / 2664 6264
Fax: 2660 7202
Address: G/F., & 1/F Tai Ling House, Tai Yuen Estate, Tai Po, N.T.
Service Hours: 24 hours in service
Email: hlkhe@tungwah.org.hk
District: Tai Po


History

Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Hui Lai Kuen Home for the elderly was established on 28 March 1984. In recognition of Madam Hui Lai Kuen's generous donation of five hundred thousand dollars, the Tung Wah Board of Directors decided to name the home as Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Hui Lai Kuen Hostel for the Elderly. In view of an escalation need of care and attention service in additional to the residential service in community, the Home successfully gained a grant of $3.7 million from the Hong Kong Jockey Club to set up a Care and Attention Section in the Home in 1992. Subsequently, the Hostel was renamed "Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Hui Lai Kuen Home for the Elderly". In accordance with the Government's policy and the needs of the society, our Home was approved by the Social Welfare Department to commence care and attention home providing continuum of care service starting.

Objective

The Home is committed to providing quality service in accommodation, personal care and nursing care to elderly who have weak health and have limited self-care ability. Through the provision of professional services, diversified activities and adequate facilities under a homely environment, the residents are believed to receive holistic care by leading a meaningful and dignified living in the Home.

Facilities

Environment
The Home is located at the public housing estate, with established community facilities including market, park, shopping centres. The location is very convenient which takes only a 2-minute-walk to the bus/ mini-bus stop nearby.

Bedrooms
There are 21 residential units (bedrooms) in total and each unit accommodates 4 to 10 residents, with self-contained toilet and bathroom.

Other facilities
Sitting room, dining room, medical room, nurse duty room, physiotherapy room, exercise room, conference room, TV room, kitchen and laundry.

Service Recipients

Elders aged 65 or above who lacks self-care ability due to poor health or illness, free from contagious disease and mentally suitable for communal living.

Those aged between 60-64 with proven needs can also apply.