Aug 2017 - Mar 2018

Jockey Club Age-friendly City Project - APPS @ Kowloon City - Transport

District:Kowloon City

Organisation:Sheng Kung Hui Holy Carpenter Church District Elderly Community Centre

Key components:
  • Collect opinions from elderly people on transport information in the district, and develop a mobile application on transport information tailor-made for Kowloon City.
  • Provide mobile application training classes for elderly people and teach them how to use mobile applications and encourage them to receive information through the applications.
  • Conduct district-based promotional activities in three District Elderly Community Centres and demonstrate the use of the mobile application to the elderly.

AFC domains:
Communication & Information
Number of direct beneficiaries:1,800 people

Approved funding:$190,800

Initiated and funded by:


Project partners:

  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • The University of Hong Kong
  • Lingnan University
  • The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Jockey Club Institute of Ageing
  • Sau Po Centre on Ageing
  • Asia-Pacific Institute of Ageing Studies
  • Research Centre for Gerontology and Family Studies
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