Grant Projects

Leadership Training Programme for Carers in Tin Shui Wai and Sham Shui Po
Period 2015-2016
Partner Tin Shui Wai Community Development Network
Project Code G1518R1
Grant Amount(HKD) HKD$25,000
Concern Area Advancement of Women's Civil Participation
Outline Due to insufficient social care services and assistance, many women take greater responsibility for caring for the children, elderly and dependents at homes. Most of these women take cares for their families, they cannot secure retirement protection for themselves and rendered in poverty as unpaid workers. This project raises grassroots care takers’ awareness on their rights and protection, and asserting their needs for policy improvement.