High quality integrated day care services: nursing care services, rehabilitation services, services of daily living, social activities, carer services are provided to the frail elders so as to promote health as well as quality of health, relieve stress of carer, and empower carer with caring technique.
Yuen Long resident* with age of 60 or above and meet the following criteria:
Stable health condition
Moderate to severe grade of impairment level
Living in the community
Carer cannot provide day time care
Free of aggressive behaviour
Carers of service users
* Does not apply to respite service users
Scopes of Service
Nursing care services
Basic health assessment
Individual nursing care plan
Basic nursing care
Special nursing care
Individual rehabilitation plan
Need assessment for rehabilitation aids
Purchasing rehabilitation aids
Home assessment and modification
Services of daily living
Social and recreational activities
Carer support services
Long-term service will be charged according to the frequency of attending the service and the standard set by Social Welfare Department.
There additional charge for extended hour services.
Respite service costs $41.5 per day.
Apply through district elderly community centre, neighbourhood elderly centre, social centre for the elderly, integrated home care services, medical social services.
Long term service applicant must go through the central assessment by SCNAMO and meet all the criteria set by the Social Welfare Department.
Respite service applicant can apply the service in person or by referral.
2-weeks advance acknowledgement must be made in case long term service users would like to withdraw from the service.