Consultancy Study on Needs and Support Required of Carers of Elderly Persons and of Persons with Disabilities in Hong Kong (Quotation Reference: LWB/RU/3-5/2/1)

Leung, Y. M. A. (Lead consultant), Kor, P. K. (Consultant), Cheung, S. K. (Consultant), Leung, Y. P. (Consultant), Bai, X. (Consultant), Lai, W. L. (Advisor)

Activity: Consultancy

Description

The consultancy study aims to obtain empirical findings about the needs and support required of carers of elderly and PWDs through triangulation of research methods and data sources. The findings of the consultancy study will assist the Labour and Welfare Bureau to formulate an evidence-based carer-centered policy. The project team from World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Community Health Services (WHOCC) of School of Nursing, PolyU leads the studies in relation to the carers of elderly persons.
Period16 Jul 202031 May 2021
Work forGovernment of Hong Kong SAR, Hong Kong
Degree of RecognitionLocal

Keywords

  • elderly care
  • caregiver
  • caregiving