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Operation Santa Claus 2024: Call for Funding Applications starts now!

Operation Santa Claus (OSC) is an annual charity campaign jointly organised by the South China Morning Post (SCMP) and Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK). It aims to support the Hong Kong community and beyond, through the combined charitable fundraising power of two of the most respected news organisations in the city. Over the past 36 years, it has raised over HK$383 million for over 353 charity projects in Hong Kong. We are now calling for a new round of funding proposals. Applicants must be non-profit charitable organisations registered in Hong Kong and exempt from tax under section 88 of the Inland Revenue Ordinance The maximum funding amount per project is HK$1 Million. We welcome projects focusing on one of these areas: Children and youth Elderly Persons with disabilities or persons in mental recovery Medical Community Environment and sustainability Submission deadline: 15 July 2024 (Monday) at 12 noon.  All applications must be ...

Subsidized Overseas Events 2024/25

In 2024/25, the Social Welfare Department and the Community Chest will be sponsoring staff from our Agency Members to attend the following overseas events.  The sponsorship will cover 50% of the estimated cost for each delegate.  Applications for sponsorship of each overseas event will be open 2-3 months prior to the event start date. Name of Event Date Location Funding Body 1 Joint World Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development 2024 4-7 Apr 2024 Panama City, Panama SWD 2 S+ Summit cum Expo 2024 2-3 May 2023 Hong Kong (onsite) SWD 3 Study Visit on Community Care Service in Greater Bay Area late Aug 2024 Greater Bay Area, China SWD 4 Study Visit on Dementia Care in Sweden Sep 2024 Sweden Chest 5 The World Congress on Rehabilitation 2024 (WCR 2024) 23-25 Sep 2024 Abu Dhabi, UAE SWD 6 Study Visit on Rehabilitation Community Service for Persons with ...

誠邀參與《整理成長包袱、發掘成長契機:支援有吸毒行為的家長培力工作坊》

近年,戒毒服務單位處理有濫藥行為的父母之個案數字逐年遞升,這些父母大多背負複雜的成長、家庭和社會背景,這些更可能是導致他們濫藥的重要因素。這些父母同樣面對親職責任所帶來的喜樂和壓力,同工協助他們處理戒毒需要的同時,亦與他們同行,給予親職層面的支援,一起面對為人父母的喜和愁。利用「存在-敍事取向」的輔導支援模式,同工與他們一起回顧和整合人生經驗,探索為人父母的價值和親職意義,在履行親職責任的路上給予他們能量,同時使他們透過輔導過程中的經驗和體會,提升戒毒的動力。 活動詳情如下﹕ 日期﹕2024年8月 13 . 20. 27日 (星期二) 時間﹕上午 9 時 30分 至 下午 5 時 30分 語言﹕廣東話 對象﹕濫藥、兒童及青少年、家庭服務同工及社工或輔導系學生 導師﹕陶兆銘教授 名額﹕35名 地點﹕香港灣仔軒尼詩道15號溫莎公爵社會服務大廈2樓 是次活動費用全免,必須出席整個課程 按此報名   內容: 有吸毒行為的家長之親職歷程 培力為本家長工作的核心概念 培力為本家長個案工作 培力為本家長小組工作 培力為本家長教育和家庭支援工作 再思家長工作中社工的個人成長 再思家長工作中社工的倫理原則和決策 導師簡介: 陶兆銘博士現為香港中文大學社會工作學系副教授,其研究興趣包括青年發展與青年培力、家長教育和家長培力、存在—敘事取向以及數據為本實踐,曾於國際期刊發表八十多篇學術論文,並為Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work & Development的協同編輯,以及數份國際期刊的編輯委員會成員。另外,他也是數間香港社會服務機構的服務委員會委員。除教學和研究工作外,他一直為社工、老師、家長和青少年提供家庭教育、生命教育、服務學習及專業培訓。   有興趣出席活動的人士,請於2024年7月5日或之前填寫報名表格。如有查詢,請致電2876-2421或電郵到[email protected]與黃女士 或 致電2876-2483或電郵到 [email protected]與何先生聯絡。希望大家踴躍參與。 ...

Collection of “A Practical Guide for Cultivating Ethnic Inclusion in Talent Development”

In this diverse Hong Kong society, we are daily witnesses to the collaborative spirit that brings together people from various ethnicities and backgrounds. As a city with a diverse population, we believe that ethnic inclusion is not just an idea but a practice, a collective effort, and a co-creation. The birth of “A Practical Guide for Cultivating Ethnic Inclusion in Talent Development” is a milestone in our pursuit of an inclusive society. This Guide signifies the impactful outcomes from different perspectives united in a co-creation journey. This Guide will provide a practical reference resource, supporting employers in establishing a culturally diverse and inclusive workplace environment. At the same time, it also helps multicultural citizens actively integrate into the Hong Kong job market, to develop their professional skills and career paths. If your company/department/unit requires the hardcopy of the Guide, please fill in the Request Form by 21st June, 2024. Thank you. The Hong Kong ...

樂齡科技博覽暨高峰會2024約定你!Gerontech and Innovation Expo cum Summit 2024 Save the Date!

樂齡科技博覽暨高峰會2024約定你! Gerontech and Innovation Expo cum Summit 2024 Save the Date! 樂齡科技博覽暨高峰會2024將於11月21至24日假香港會議展覽中心舉行; 高峰會將於10月網上舉行。萬勿錯過全港最大型樂齡科技公眾教育活動,到時見! 請到大會網站查閱活動最新資訊(https://gies.hk/)。   樂齡科技博覽暨高峰會2023獲各界踴躍支持,合共吸引37,000人次入場,一同回顧2023年活動盛況: 探索2023樂齡科技產品及方案 重溫高峰會精彩內容 回顧博覽精彩時刻 GIES Expo 2024 will be held on 21-24 November at HKCEC, while the Summit will be carried out online in October. Don’t miss out the largest gerontechnology public education event in Hong Kong. Please save the dates and see you!   GIES 2023 received an overwhelming response attracting over 37,000 attendees. Let’s review the spectacular event of GIES 2023: Explore Gerontech Products and Solutions Information of 2023 Watch the Summit Recording Expo Photo Highlights 如有任何查詢,請電郵 [email protected] 或致電 3705 5336 與我們聯絡。 Should you have any enquiries and advice, please contact us at [email protected] or 3705 5336 ...
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