We Care Channel

prototype, healthcare, elderly, Impact Incubator

Online platforms for delivery of healthcare information on elderly’s swallowing and speech disorder


Swallowing disorder and speech disorder are common health problems of the elderly. This venture aims to provide the public with a convenient access to information about the subject, which will be of use in helping the elderly with swallowing problems eat safely and mitigating the negative impacts of speech disorder on the elderly.

The venture plans to disseminate healthcare information in different formats. Articles, graphics and videos will be published online regularly. Speech therapists will be engaged to provide professional advice through online consultation service.

Name of Organisation

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Approved Funding Amount


Funding Period (Status)

1 year (Ended)


  • Produced and published healthcare information via online platform and attracted over 39 000 viewers
  • Held two feeding skills workshops for over 80 participants
  • Provided online enquiry service on swallowing problems and speech disorder of elderly