Tele-Assistant "Peng On Tung" (澳門平安通呼援服務中心)

Countries: 
Macao
Implemented by: 
Service Center of the Tele-Assistant "Peng On Tung" of Macau
Type of Implementer(s): 
NGO
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
III-1 (Housing and the living environment)
Description: 

Through a phone-like device, older persons have 24-hour access to support and care service, community service, referral service, caring and appointment reminder service and short-term emotional counselling service. It is designed for indoor use as it requires a fixed telephone connection. Older persons can use this service by paying a monthly fee. Financially difficult users may apply for a charity subsidy