Contact Us

Address:Nos. 14-23, G/F, Hing Cheung house, Tai Hing Estate, Tuen Mun, New Territories

Tel: 2467 6280
Fax: 2462 5185
E-mail: tah@naac.org.hk

 

Service Type:

Hostel for Moderately Mentally Handicapped Persons (with Residential Respite Service)

 

Office Hours:
Monday to Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sunday & Public Holidays – closed

Service Objectives 

  • Hostel for Moderately Mentally Handicapped Persons: to provide people with moderate level of intellectual disability a safe, comfortable, home living residential hostel service and to help them maintain health, develop their potential, improve the quality of life and keep staying in the community independently.

  • Residential Respite Service: to provide short term residential care service for people with disabilities in the community so that their family members or carers can have a planned short break or may attend to their personal business. The service aims to make life for those involved in routine care less stressful and more stimulating.

Target Group 

  • Hostel for Moderately Mentally Handicapped Persons: people with moderately mentally handicap who are aged 15 or above

  • Residential Respite Service: people with mentally handicap who are aged 6 or above living in the community

Scopes of Service  

  • Hostel for Moderately Mentally Handicapped Persons:  

        - to provide residential care and facilities, meals, and                             healthcare services (e.g. private and psychiatric visiting                       doctors, health talk and seminar, etc.); 

         - to maintain their self-care capability through training; 
         - to provide opportunities and organise activities for service                users to cultivate the daily living skills, social and                                communication skills which can fulfil their social and                          recreational needs and keep in touch with the community                   and their family members.

  • Residential Respite Service: to provide short-term residential care service.

 Facilities  

  • Bedroom, nursing room, isolation room, tuck shop, small group room, dining room, exercise room, courtyard garden, kitchen, laundry and so on

Fees  

  • Hostel for Moderately Mentally Handicapped Persons: HK$1,481 per month (50% disabled adults) or HK$1,559 per month (100% disabled adults or Disability Allowance recipients) and a sundry fee of HK$80 per month

  • Residential Respite Service: HK$52 per day (with meals)

  • Fees may be charged depending on individual activities.

Application Procedures 

  • Hostel for Moderately Mentally Handicapped Persons: referred by the social workers to the Central Referral System for Rehabilitation Services of the Social Welfare Department.

  • Residential Respite Service: apply directly to the hostel, or referred by social workers at medical social services, integrated family service centres, special schools or rehabilitation social service organisations.

  Withdrawal Procedures  

Apply to the hostel directly.

  Withdrawal Procedures  

Apply to the hostel directly.

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