The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust has approved HK$ 380 million for a five-year project entitled "CADENZA: A Jockey Club Initiative for Seniors". The Jockey Club CADENZA Hub is a one-stop integrated health and social care centre managed by The Chinese University of Hong Kong and a team of multi-disciplinary health care professionals.
AMPOULE is an online interactive drug enquiry system administered by the Chinese University of Hong Kong School of Pharmacy. Through AMPOULE, the public may inquire about their medication directly with pharmacists. The project in implemented with the hope to improve drug safety, help patients develop a better understanding about their medications, and improve their overall health.
The project aims to provide comprehensive and multi-disciplinary pain management services to the elderly with chronic pain. Through a series of training and volunteer services, it is hoped that the elderly with chronic pain can learn to manage pain successfully.