Ms. Doris YUHead of Elderly Services, Social Work Service Division, Caritas – Hong Kong
Ms. Doris Yu has been working in Caritas for 37 years, 7 of them in Community Development Service and Service for Vietnamese Refugees and the remaining years all in Service for the Elderly. She is now the Head of Services and responsible for the operation of 9 residential homes, 12 social centres for the elderly, 17 home care teams and 5 day care centres. In response to the rising and rapidly changing needs among elders and their carers. Agency has developed a few Non-Government subvented services; a Resource and Support Centre for the Carer, a Third Age Learn and Earn Project and an Art Centre for the young old. Agency has been providing services to around 20,000 elders and carers each year. Hoping that the services can enhance the wellness of the elders and realize our service mission "love in the service of hope".