25. 11. 2018    ISSUE 13

Jockey Club Charles Kao Brain Health Services Project: Volunteer Recruitment

Co-organised by this Centre, the Jockey Club Charles Kao Brain Health Services Project was set up in 2013 to offering numerous support services on dementia, namely professional consultation and follow-up, to the people in need.  It also runs community education programmes such as seminars and workshops in order to raise public awareness of dementia.

This Centre is now recruiting volunteers for the Jockey Club Charles Kao Brain Health Services Project.  Volunteers who will have completed the training and offered service of no less than 50 hours will be awarded a certificate.  Details are as follows:

Period and Location

1.January - June 2019
2.Islands, Kwun Tong, Shatin, Kwai Tsing, Wan Chai, Kowloon City, Tuen Mun, Sham Shui Po
(depending on the stops of the mobile vehicle)

Scope of Duty

1.Assisting in the offer of training activities on memory and self-care etc. to the service
recipients: every Tuesday or Wednesday
2.Distributing promotion materials in Road Show: every Friday
3.Assisting in community education programmes: irregular days
4.Assisting the on-site staff in conducting dementia test for the service recipients


1.All CUHK students (priority will be given to students majoring in Community Health, Public
Health, Medicine, Nursing, Gerontology or related subjects), staff and alumni
2.Be able to communicate in Cantonese or Mandarin


Online registration:Please click here
Deadline:28 November 2018 (Wednesday)
Remarks:Volunteers who have registered before may contact St. James
Settlement, the service provider of Jockey Club Charles Kao Brain Health
Services Project, directly.

Briefing Session (compulsory)

Date:8 December 2018 (Saturday)
Time:10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Content:Introduction to dementia; techniques for communication with dementia
Location:Choi Hung (to be held inside the mobile vehicle)

If you need further information, please click here.  For enquiries, please contact Ms. Hui of this Centre via 3943 3714 (Tel) or vickyhui@cuhk.edu.hk (Email).

Jockey Club Charles Kao Brain Health Services Project: Volunteer Recruitment

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