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△top☆ Introduction of Fuhong Society of Macau(澳門扶康會簡介)

Fuhong Society of Macau is a non-profit organization founded by a group of volunteers and was formally registered as a bona fide society from the Government of the Macau Special Administrative Region in May 2003. Thereafter a service centre – Pou Choi Centre of Fuhong Society of Macau - has been established in September 2003 to specifically provide the mild to moderate mentally handicapped with occupational skills development and training as well as employment services, with a view to helping them to realize their potential and to integrate into the society. Also set in motion in July 2005 was the Fuhong Society of Macau Hong Ieng Center which is a potential development center providing training on life interactive patterns to the mild to severe mental handicap. Since November 2007, an innovative community support service, Yee Lok Centre of Fuhong Society of Macau, was established. It provides the outreaching services to ex-mentally ill persons and renders the community mental health education to all walks of life.

△topVision(理念)

Persons with disabilities are individuals with all human rights, above all the right to be recognized and respected, the right to receive whatever help is necessary in order to progress at every level, human and spiritual, and we are committed to ensure that these rights are respected and honored through our work with the community.

△topMission(使命)

To provide opportunities for persons with disabilities to develop all their abilities and to ensure that they achieve the greatest independence possible within their circumstances, as fully integrated members of the community; To advocate for equal rights of persons with disabilities through education, policy and legislative changes.

△top☆ Introduction of Pou Choi Centre(寶翠中心簡介)

Established in September 2003, Pou Choi Centre of Fuhong Society of Macau provides comprehensive vocational rehabilitation services for adults with mild or moderate mental handicap. With the financial aid from the Social Welfare Bureau, now it can cater for up to 100 service users. Using diversified working modes, one-stop services including workshops, supported employment, on-the-job training, and programmed trainings, the centre gradually enhances the work skills and adaptive capacities of the service users and finally helps them get engaged in open employment.


      Every new service user referred by the Multidisciplinary Assessment Center of the Social Welfare Bureau will be assessed by the occupational therapist so that the centre can learn about their capability and training projects performed. Then, the new service user will be arranged into the workshop for jobs of packaging, assembling, mail processing, handcrafting and sewing, etc. The workshop is a training environment specially designed for the handicapped to provide trainings on their work skills, making them earn training allowance and helping them learn how to adapt to common work requirements, develop social contact skills and develop interpersonal relationships, making preparations for their future supported employment or open employment. After a 3 months period their work performance will be assessed and, according to their capabilities, some service users will be transferred to the supported employment and receive trainings on photocopying, speed printing, cover sealing, binding, leaflet distributing, clothes washing, car washing and office cleaning, etc. Under the guidance of instructors, the service users will participate in outdoor work so that they can receive more trainings fitting the market and their confidence in open employment can be increased.


      The centre is operated in a semi-commercial manner and, in the past few years has been receiving support from the whole society, including governments, enterprises and social organizations. The service users may earn a decent allowance as well as enjoy recognition, dignity and satisfaction from their job. In the future the centre plans, to develop a diverse range of jobs to meet the demands of the market and help service users to actively fit into the society.


      Besides work, the centre also pays attention to the recreational activities of the service users. Art instructors are hired to develop their interests in painting, singing, dancing and drama, etc., so as to make their life richer and more beautiful.

△topThe Legend of Rainbow Flower(彩虹花的傳說)

On the rainbow, there live seven fairies that turn the love into a rainbow to bath the flowers all around in its glow. After receiving the love, flowers gain the colors of the rainbow on their petals and become Rainbow Flowers. It is said that, when there are rainbow flowers you should make a wish of love and give them to the person you love and the true love will bloom like the rainbow flowers.

△topThe Moral of Rainbow Flower(彩虹花的寓意)

The slogan of rainbow flower is “Cares for the mentally handicapped and helps them to lead a beautiful life”

The moral of the slogan:

Everything starts from caring for the mentally handicapped,

You will feel the satisfaction in your life,

The care and enthusiasm you have paid,

Help you to lead a beautiful life.

△top(澳門扶康會彩虹花的產生)
Birth of the Rainbow Flower of Fuhong Society in Macau

On December 11, 2003, when Pou Choi Centre of Fuhong Society in Macau formally started its operation, as a celebration, the officiating guests of honor, including Dr. Fernando Chui Sai On, the Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture, Mr. IP Peng Kin, the Director of Social Welfare Bureau, Ms. Ferreira, Maria de Fatima Salvador Dos Santos, the President of Fuhong Society of Macau, Mr. WONG Kam Kee, the President of Fu Hong Society in Hong Kong and Mr. Simon LEE, the Secretary of Fuhong Society of Macau, added five petals with different colors to the flower. Together with the two colors on the flower bud and stem, the seven colors made a Rainbow Flower. From that date the Rainbow Flower has become the symbol of all hand-made products manufactured by the service users of the centre. We hope that when buyers see the Rainbow Flower symbol, they will realize such products are made by the service users of Pou Choi Centre and thus gain a deeper understanding of the mentally handicapped.

△top☆ A Brief Introduction to Hong Ieng Centre(康盈中心簡介)

Hong Ieng Centre is operated by the Fuhong Society of Macao with the authorization from the Social Welfare Bureau and started its formal operation on May 10, 2005. Covering a total area of about 2,650 square feet, it is a day care centre providing training services for the need of 16 years old or older, with moderate and severe mental retardation and can cater for up to 40 service users. Within more two years’ service the team of the centre has been increasing from ten employees at the beginning to fifteen colleagues now, “making preparations for people with mental retardation to expand their life experience and enter the community” and dedicated to improve our services by keeping innovation and development.

△topService Philosophy: (服務理念)

The disabled people shall enjoy all basic human rights, among which, the most important one is being recognized and respected. They shall also have the right to receive all kinds of necessary assistance so that they can possess of a completely physical and psychological development.

△topService Content and Features: (服務內容及特色)

With the “Life Experience Interactive Training” model introduced from the Fu Hong Society of Hong Kong, we provide the service users with “Rich Life Experience”, “Positive Interaction” and “Diversified Training Activities”, enhance the service users’ learning motivation and their ability in social communication, develop all kinds of potentials and help them fit into the community.


      We provide services including diversified assessments, group trainings, physical therapies, individual trainings, lunch and traffic. All services are provided based on the needs of the service users and implemented through the coordination among the parents, service users and the rehabilitation and development staff of the centre. Meetings on individual cases are held every year to figure out an annual goal for each service user. Their participation and self-decision will be respected so as to improve their quality of life.


      Besides daytime training from Monday to Saturday, day care service on Sunday is also provided for service users of the centre and all other eligible mentally retarded persons.

△top☆ Service Introduction of Yee Lok Centre(怡樂軒簡介)

Established in the second half of 2007, Yee Lok Centre of Fuhong Society of Macau is a brand-new community support service for persons with mental illness. Our Multidisciplinary out Reaching team (consisting of social worker, counsellor, occupational therapist, clinical sychologist and professional nurse, etc.) will enter the community directly to help those with mental illness to live independently in the community.


      Besides, we also aim to promote mental health education through rendering workshops and activities regularly; at the same time, we advocate the public to adopt a positive attitude towards persons with mental illness and create a harmonious and tolerant society.

△topOur Charecteristics(我們的特色)

△topCommunity-baseds Service(社區為本服務)

Under the principle of community intergration, the Centre organizes outbound visits to provide supports to persons with ex-mental illness living in the community. At the same time, we will also provide instructions on correct knowledge for the care-takers so that they can also help the persons with ex-mental illness to pursue their course of rehabilitation.

△topOne-stop Case Management(一站式管理)

A “case manager” will be assigned for each case in particular, who will arrange professionals from different special fields to provide assessment and training services and will conduct regular case review so that the persons with ex-mental illness do not have to seek for different assistances from different service organizations. For those who are withdrawal, such an arrangement will better motivate them to get out of the difficulties.

△topService Content(服務內容)

We will provide a two-year outreaching service, free of charge, for persons with mental illness who are aged 16 or older and have a stable mental status.

Different rehabilitation plans will be designed according to the needs of different service users, including:

Regular visits;

Out-reaching service;

Counseling and emotional support;

Training for independent living, for instance, training on self-care, daily living,

socialization, financial management and skills for community living skills;

Referral service;

Development of individual rehabilitation programs;

Medication Training;

Vocational rehabilitation assessment;

Provision of advices and trainings to family members;

Recreational and community education activities;

Mental health information.

△top☆ Introduction of Creative Corner (創藝坊介紹)

Creative Corner of Fuhong Society of Macau was established in September 2010 providing artistic training for the disabled and serve as an art base for them. Art opens up their beautiful inner world. By using different media of art, they touch people's heart and irrigate people's soul with their sincerity.

△top☆ Introduction of Social Enterprise (心悅洗衣介紹)

A Laundry factory which can recruit 11 disabled employees and 3 non-disabled employees within five years time, so that people with disabilities can enjoy the job opportunities and their proper rights. They can be part of the community and obtaining salary and having a stable job, making more fruitful life, and making a harmonious community.
Short Term Objectives:
Creating job opportunities for Disabled Employees
 
Long Term Objectives:
Creating a Fair platform for Disabled Employment, planning and preparing for their future employment in different career fields,improving their competition and living standard. The existing of Social Enterprise will help to create social interactive and results in harmonious community. By means of involvement of Corporate in the Social Enterprise, it will help to increase in the business opportunity, and also with the support of the Corporate towards the needy, will reflect the Corporate Social Responsibilities. The power of Social Enterprise is small, but the power of the corporate are infinite, we do hope to arise corporate concern and given more job opportunities to the disabled.
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