Lei Tung Lutheran Hostel

Introduction

Lei Tung Lutheran Hostel have been established since 1993. Being one of the mentally handicapped service units of Hong Kong Lutheran Social Service, we provides day training and hostel services to mentally handicapped adults to enhance their physical, mental and social abilities, improve their quality of life and facilitate their reintegration into the community.

Objectives

  • Provide individual training program to enhance their life skills and increase their quality of life.
  • Provide hostel and catering services to reduce family caring pressure.
  • Promote social interaction and community fusion.
  • Motivate family participation and develop partnership.
  • Provide opportunity and training to volunteers so as to increase their understanding and acceptance on mentally handicapped persons.
  • Promote community education and build up a correct concept towards mentally handicapped persons in the community.

Target

Age 15 or above, moderate to severe grade mentally handicapped persons. Hostel admission is not open to wheel-chair users.

Capacity

42
Respite Service ︰1 (for female only)

Service

Skills life training

Self-care skills, communication skills, leisure skills, community life skills, social skills and participation activities, etc., in individual or group form of training.

Accommodation services

Hostel offers 24-hours accommodation. Clients can home leave on weekends, public holidays and festivals. A balanced diet is served daily and special meals are provided for clients who in need.

Case counseling

Social workers provide professional counseling and service referrals.

Nursing services

Nurses provide individual care and medication, health education courses and training, and coordination of the use of other services, such as dental services, influenza vaccination and so on..

Parents work

Maintain contact with parents through meetings, interviews, events and home visits.

Community education activities

To enhance community awareness and acceptance of people with intellectual disabilities through community visits and volunteer services.

Residential respite service

Providing residential respite service to people with intellectual disabilities, allowing their families to reduce the pressure on long-term care and the need to deal with emergencies.

Paramedical Service

Regular occupational therapy, physiotherapy, Visiting Medical Practitioner (VMP) Scheme are provided. Clinical psychologist are provided by the Social Welfare Department.

 

Opening/Service Hours

Provide 24 hours service (Home leave be granted on Weekends, Festivals and Public Holidays)

Fee

According to the standard fixed by the Social Welfare Department.

Others

Application / Withdrawal Procedure:

Referred by “Central Referral System for Rehabilitation Services (CRSRehab-MPH)” of Social Welfare Department. All trainees, guardians and agency may initiate the withdrawal of service upon considering trainee’s needs and consent.

Contacts

Address:No. 118-123, 217-224, Tung On House, Lei Tung Estate, Apleichau, H.K.
Tel:2871 1913
Fax:2871 1282
Email:r05@hklss.hk