Bahasa Melayu | English         Text size : A  A  A       Ministry Of Culture, Youth and Sports        MCYS Departments       Ministries        Site Map

.

      Home | About Us| Services | Welfare Institutions | Tips & Guides | TPOR | Quotations | Contact Us

.

 

.: Home Care Project For Older Person :.


Background

Launched on the 22 June 2005 by the Honorable Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports

Belait District on the 16 April 2007 by Belait District Officer

Temburong District on 14 August 2008 by the Honorable Member of Legislative Council

DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT

  • Giving home care services through volunteers.

  • Involving care giver (family / relatives).

  • Involving individuals.

  • Involving NGOs.

  • Delivering support services to the older person in performing daily chores.

  OBJECTIVES

  • Improve the quality life of older person (physically, emotionally and social) and providing assistance in handling daily activities.

  • Enhancing family values so that older person will be continously being respected and cared.

  • Improve awareness of the public, private sector and voluntary associations about the need to care for the older person in order to maintain survival.

  • improve awareness of the care givers about the responsibilities to protect and care the older person.

 TARGETED CLIENT

  • 60 years old and above

  • Needs daily supports assistance

  • Single

SERVICE PROVIDER

  • Care givers (family / relatives)

  • Individuals

  • NGOs

SUPPORT SERVICES

  • Support services to older person in performing daily chores.

  • Care and self-hygienic care.

  • Companionship.

  • Recreation and leisure.