The Jujiale (meaning "living happily at home" in Chinese) Service Center is a virtual retirement home project launched by the Bureau of Civil Affairs of Suzhou's Canglang district in 2007. The center dispatches housekeeping helpers at their clients' call for services, and also send their staff on special ocsasions (e.g. holidays and birthdays). Initially, the center offered free services for older persons in low-income families, including single elderly households, but it was extended to cover 6,100 pensioners in the district.
"XiYangYouYue" Club for empty nest elderly is organized by the Community Medical Service Center, West Chang'an Street Subdisrict Office. The main activities of the Club include group psychological mediation in the form of chatting Salon, telephone conversation, and regular volunteer medical consultation.