Gate Painting @ Cho Yiu Estate 祖堯安居樂油遊

Collaborator: Hong Kong Housing Society - Ageing-in-Place Scheme

Date 26 April 2014 (Sat)
Location Cho Yiu Estate, Lai King
No. of Volunteers Participated (Person-time) 16
No. of Service Recipients 40

HKUST students visited and provided emotional support to the elders living in Cho Yiu Estate. During the visit, they chatted with the elders on daily encounters and reconnected them with the community by sharing information of the resources available for them. They also provided practical assistance by refurbishing the gates to their homes.

Volunteers attending a briefing to get acquainted to the procedures
Volunteer carefully painting the gate for a better living environment
Student Sharing:  


- Janet Luk, IPO student, Year 2

Happy is not just about getting what you want. Happy is also about giving what you have, sharing your life spirit, and cherishing every single moments you have.

- Kevin Chandra, SSCI student, Year 1