Jul 2017 - Feb 2018

Jockey Club Age-friendly City Project - Tai Po App

District:Tai Po

Organisation:Helping Hand Cheung Muk Tau Holiday Centre for the Elderly

Key components:
  • Recruit and train volunteers to learn about age-friendliness, and the application and promotion skills of age-friendly mobile applications. Volunteers will explore the age-friendly facilities and dining and entertainment places via community visits.
  • Develop a suitable mobile application for the elderly to introduce age-friendly facilities and places in Tai Po, including sightseeing spots and camp sites, and to promote this mobile application to residents in Tai Po.

AFC domains:
Communication & Information
Number of direct beneficiaries:320 people

Approved funding:$130,000

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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