Tuesday, September 29 2020 0:15:29

CPD by Others
Code : 2017005
Event Name : Site Visit to Joyous Golden Years Tour at Elderly Resource Centre in Hong Kong Housing Society
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Representative(s) of Hong Kong Housing Society
Event Date : 04/02/2017
Event Time : 10:00 am– 12:00 noon
CPD Hour(s) : 2
Venue : Hong Kong Housing Society, Shop A-C, G/F., Phase 2, Prosperous Garden, 3 Public Square Street, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon
Division : YSG
Closing Date : Please refer to "Remarks"
Fee : HK$200 for members
Priority : Priority is given to YSG members; First-come-first-served with payment. (with maximum quota of 42)
Language : Cantonese
Details :


09:45 a.m.– Registration


10:00 a.m. – educational talks for understanding the ageing process and the changes to the elders' mind and body


10:30 a.m. - Site walk

  • Conceptual design of residential units for elderly (e.g. bathroom, bedroom, kitchen, etc.)
  • Furniture & Equipment and aids suitable for the elderly
  • Building services installation suitable for the elderly (e.g. sensor, emergency call bell, etc.)
  • Skilled care materials suitable for the elderly (e.g. tiles, handrails, etc.)


12:00 noon – Group photo & dismiss

(The scheduled time may change to suit the actual conditions on the visit date.)


This technical visit will lead you to learn the design and consideration of the Age-Friendly Home, which is a home suitable for the elderly in terms of environment, aging process and lifestyle, ensuring a safe and comfortable living in the elderly later years. Also, there would be three basic design elements for Age-Friendly Home - safety, barrier free and convenience. 

Remark :


Closing date: 21 January 2017

  1. Visit on 4 February 2017 will be same as 11 March 2017. Member would be allowed to select either one date.
  2. Online registration is NOT accepted for this CPD event. First-come-first-served with duly completed Declaration FormStandard Reservation Form and payment.
  3. All participating members shall arrange their own transport to Elderly Resource Centre.
  4. While HKIS will arrange for insurance policy for the participants, members may consider taking out their own insurance policy to cover their own risks.
  5. Latecomers will NOT be picked up.