"No Worries" Planning Service ("後顧無憂"規劃服務)

Countries: 
Hong Kong
Implemented by: 
St . James Settlement
Type of Implementer(s): 
NGO
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
II-1 (Health promotion and well-being throughout life)
III-2 (Care and support for caregivers)
III-4 (Images of ageing)
Description: 

This planning service encourages elderly to view death in a positive and open attitude. Volunteers help the Service users to plan ahead before death about funerals, burials, etc. Actual funeral support is also provided. Elderly, chronic patients and their families, caregivers, are eligible to apply for this service.