Jockey Club Embrace Life Series: The Samaritans Jockey Club ‘Life is Beautiful’ Intergenerational Programme

Home / Services / Jockey Club Embrace Life Series: The Samaritans Jockey Club ‘Life is Beautiful’ Intergenerational Programme

Jockey Club Embrace Life Series:
The Samaritans Jockey Club ‘Life is Beautiful’ Intergenerational Programme

Objective

Funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, Jockey Club Embrace Life Series: The Samaritans Jockey Club ‘Life is Beautiful’ Intergenerational Programme aims to enhance the mental well-being of youth and the elderly through intergenerational support.

 

Recruitment

Youth Ambassadors

  • Full-time students aged 15 or above
  • Responsible, willing to listen to and support others with emotional needs
  • Pledge to attend all sessions throughout the training and promote mental health awareness on campus
  • Proficiency in Cantonese is preferred
  • Quota: 30

Elderly Group

  • Elder persons or caretakers aged 60 or above from local elderly centres
  • Open to home visits by young ambassadors
  • Priorities will be given to persons with emotional needs
  • Quota: 15

 

Details

Each batch consists of:

For Youth Ambassador

  • 6 training sessions and 1 camp
  • 8 intergenerational sessions
  • Mental Health Week showcase on campus and graduation ceremony

For Elderly Group

  • 8 spiritual nurturing group sessions
  • 4 intergenerational sessions

 

Fee

Free of charge

 

Application and Enquiries

We accept applications throughout the year.

For enquiries, please contact us at 2515 1357 (Ms Alanie Wong) or 2515 0423 (Ms Christine Chow). To apply, please download the reply slip here and submit it by email at [email protected] or by fax at 2898 4463.

School Invitation Letter and Reply Slip.pdf (Chinese only)
Elderly Centre Invitation Letter and Reply Slip.pdf (Chinese only)
Programme Poster.pdf (Chinese only)

Funded by