Electrical Appliances for the Elderly ("電 器 贈 長 者" 計劃)

Hong Kong
Implemented by: 
St . James Settlement
Type of Implementer(s): 
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
III-1 (Housing and the living environment)
III-3 (Neglect, abuse and violence)

This project aims to improve the quality of life of the elderly, to prevent accidents at home and to care for the abandoned elderly. Free electrical applicances such as fan, rice cooker, telephone, etc, are provided to qualified elders. Qualified older person aged 60 or above with financial difficulties could apply for this scheme through social workers.