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Jockey Club

Age-friendly City

In response to the challenges and opportunities of an ageing population, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust has partnered with four gerontology research institutes in Hong Kong to implement the Jockey Club Age-friendly City Project with the aim of building an age-friendly city which can cater for the needs of all ages.

Concept of Age-friendly City (AFC)

Eight domains summarising factors and key elements of the urban environment that support active and healthy ageing were identified:
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  • imageRespect and social inclusion
  • imageCivic participation and employment
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  • imageCommunity support and health services

Project Achievements

What we have accomplished

District-based programmes supported

Direct beneficiaries of district-based programmes

District baseline assessment reports

Three-year district action plans

Districts of Hong Kong joined the WHO Global AFC Network

Project ambassadors trained

Ambassador activities organised

Participants of ambassador activities

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District-based programmes supported

140

Direct beneficiaries of district-based programmes

114,600+

District baseline assessment reports

18

Three-year district action plans

18

Districts of Hong Kong joined the WHO Global AFC Network

18

Project ambassadors trained

2,500+

Ambassador activities organised

150+

Participants of ambassador activities

4,900+

Media
Coverage

Media Coverage

18 Nov 2022

賽馬會齡活城市計劃「齡活市集」11月快閃中環!(Chinese version only)

21 Oct 2022

連繫各界 共創齡活香港 賽馬會齡活城市「全城.長者友善」計劃 (Chinese version only)
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Recent
Events

Recent Events

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Come join us!

22 Oct 2022 - 20 Nov 2022

Age-friendly Bazaar
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Application deadline: 30 Dec 2022

19 Sep 2022 - 30 Dec 2022

The Jockey Club Age-friendly City Partnership Scheme 2022 is now open for application
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10 Aug 2022

"The New Olds" publicity campaign won The Spark Awards for Media Excellence 2022
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Application deadline: 30 Sep 2022

08 Aug 2022 - 30 Sep 2022

Charter for Age-friendly Shopping Malls
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Initiated and funded by:

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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
  • Institute of Active Ageing
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