25-27 September 2016
Hong Kong

Hong Kong Social Enterprise Visit

Tour Reservation
Happy Experience on SE Route


Happy Experience on SE Route

Date 28 September, 2016 (Wed)
Time 9:30am – 5:00pm (TBC)
Quota Max 40 persons (First come first serve)
Price US$60 / HK$470 per person
Package includes Fee for local social enterprises (SE) who offer visiting programme
Escort service by a tour coordinator
Transportation (by coach)
Light lunch served at New Life Farm
Souvenir of SEs for every participant

Itinerary


Eco-tourism @ NEW Life Farm

Eco-tourism of New Life Farm (4.1 hectares) set up by a non-governmental organization named New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association, is the first social enterprise which offers nature-based tours in Hong Kong. It provides training and employment opportunities for people in recovery of mental illness. Enhance public understanding and acceptance of people in recovery of mental illness through various activities and their interaction with the public. During this tour, an experiential activity and a light lunch will be served. It will bring you happy experience and relax your mind from the hustle and bustle of the city life!




Cultural feature @ LMC-Love Multi Culture

LMC-Love Multi Culture is an SE set up in Jan 2007, operated by a non-governmental organization named HKSKH Lady MacLehose Centre. LMC strives for harnessing the potentials of low income South Asian women in Hong Kong in creating handmade and unique products to generate income for their families through an approach of social enterprise. Their products and services are available for sale at kiosk of shopping mall and theme parks. The ability of these ethnic minorities (EMs) are explored and well utilized. The patronage in this SE not only brings you cultural products, but also helps bring meaningful life to the EMs! Come and get a cultural souvenir during the activity!




Hong Kong TransLingual Services

Hong Kong TransLingual Services (HKTS) is a social enterprise which provides interpretation and translation services for EMs. HKTS aims at solving language problems of EMs, as well as providing job opportunities for well-educated minorities. The ultimate goal is to create the language barrier-free environment, so the sign language interpretation service is offered for the Deaf too. HKTS serves all the public hospitals and clinics, public institutions and private companies in Hong Kong. The services include on-site interpretation, telephone interpretation, video-conferencing interpretation and written translation.




SEs @ WECONS ‧ GOODPOINT

WECONS is an innovative and collaborative project operated by 9 operators who are social enterprises and community organizations in Hong Kong. It is located at GOODPOINT @ Flower Market (花墟), the urban renewed complex is a 4-storey grade 2 historic building managed by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service which is a lifestyle hub adopting community-based model. One of the operators named Ground Works (土作坊) founded in 2007. This SE aims at facilitating “Community Production” through utilizing the strength of the disadvantaged groups in the community such as unemployed, middle-aged and grass-root women etc. The in-charge will share with you about its social mission and an interactive activity will be offered.




Notes:
  1. The event organiser reserves the right to change or cancel this itinerary at any time. Where possible substitutions will be arranged and communicated to participants
  2. The Organizer is not responsible for personal accident and/or damage to the property of participants. Participants should make their own arrangement for personal insurance.


Life Journey by SCHSA

Date 28 September, 2016 (Wed)
Time 1st session: 09:15-12:30
2nd session: 14:15-17:30
Quota Max no. of applicants: 20
Min. no. of applicants: 8
Language English
Fee US$30/HK$235 per person

Itinerary

  • An innovative and interactive “time tunnel” journey (60mins)
    A 60-minute interactive experience for participants to re-think what is meant by “young” and “old”, when all of us are going through the same journey of life.
  • Debriefing (45 mins)
  • Introduction of SCHSA and tour (45 mins)


Meeting venue:

SCHSA Life Journey Centre
F42, 1/F, Oi Man Shopping Centre, Oi Man Estate, 60 Chung Hau Street, Homantin, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Map: https://goo.gl/3O2K2w

Reminder

No transportation is arranged for this visit. Participants please go to the venue by public transport with the below information.

Public transportation references

1. By Green minibus (**Get off at Oi Man Shopping Centre)
No.8 - Tsim Sha Tsui (Hankow Road) Terminus↔ Homantin Estate
approx. time needed: 30 minutes

2. By Taxi (**Get off at Oi Man Shopping Centre)
Pick-up/Drop-off areas are available at the main entrance of the Life Journey Centre

approx. time needed:
If from Mongkok – 20 minutes
If from Tsim Sha Tsui – 20 minutes
If from Hung Hom – 20 minutes

 


Organiser:



Major Sponsor:



You can get the Special Promotional Code by sending email to us
sewf@sechamber.hk

Voices from SEWF 2015



Contact Us
Hong Kong General Chamber of Social Enterprises Ltd

Rm1205, 12/F, Houtex Industrial Building, 16 Hung To Road, Kwun Tong, Kowloon

Tel: (852) 3460 3944
Fax: (852) 3565 4753


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