Contact Us

Address: Unit A, G/F, 1 Yeung Uk Road, Tsuen Wan, New Territories

Tel:2941 0411

Fax:2941 0499
E-mail: wem@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                          t             training; 
       - to provide opportunities and organise activities for                s            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, multi-purpose room & dining room, small group room, exercise room, kitchen, laundry and so on

Fees  

  • Hostel for Moderately Mentally Handicapped Persons:HK$1,429 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$50 per day (with meals)

  • Fees may be charged depending on individual activities.

  Application Procedures  

  • Hostel for Moderately Mentally Handicapped Persons: referred by 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.

Centre Information

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