Resources

Useful Links

Department of Health

Elderly Mental Health
http://www.elderly.gov.hk/english/healthy_ageing/mental_health/mental_health.html

Elderly Mental Health (Stress Management)
http://www.elderly.gov.hk/english/healthy_ageing/mental_health/stress.html

Depression
http://www.elderly.gov.hk/english/common_health_problems/mental_illness/depression.html

Elderly Health Service
http://www.elderly.gov.hk

 

Social Welfare Department

Services for the Elderly
http://www.swd.gov.hk/en/index/site_pubsvc/page_elderly/

Rehabilitation Services
http://www.swd.gov.hk/en/index/site_pubsvc/page_rehab/

 

Hospital Authority

Elderly Suicide Prevention Programme
http://www.ha.org.hk/espp/

Tips on Elderly Depression
http://www3.ha.org.hk/cph/imh/mhi/article_02_02_03.asp

 

Overseas

World Health Organization
http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs381/en/

National Institute of Mental Health – Older Adults and Depression
https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/older-adults-and-mental-health/index.shtml

Royal College of Psychiatrists (United Kingdom) – Depression in Older Adults
http://www.rcpsych.ac.uk/mentalhealthinformation/mentalhealthproblems/depression/depressioninolderadults.aspx

 

NGO Partners

Caritas Hong Kong
https://www.caritasse.org.hk/

Christian Family Service Centre
http://www.cfsc.org.hk/en

Haven of Hope Christian Service
https://www.hohcs.org.hk/

Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Lady Maclehose Centre
http://www.skhlmc.org/chi/default.asp

Mental Health Association of Hong Kong
http://www.mhahk.org.hk/chi/index.htm

New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association
http://www.nlpra.org.hk/