Gerontechnology Platform

The project aims to link up different stakeholders on the supply and demand sides and enhance synergy by way of engagement, cross-sector partnership and collaboration. The Gerontechnology Platform will comprise four basic functionalities, namely (1) a knowledge hub; (2) network and capacity building; (3) consultancy, localisation and testing support; and (4) impact assessment, with a view to enhancing the quality of life, independence and selfreliance of the elderly as well as providing support to their families, caregivers, healthcare staff and institutions.

 

Grantee

The Hong Kong Council of Social Service

Project Type

Capacity Building Project

Project Nature

Healthcare

Major Beneficiaries

Elderly

Approved Funding Amount

HK$48,524,374

Funding Period (months)

36

Status

Active

Impact / Expected Impact

The project aims to link up different stakeholders on the supply and demand sides and enhance synergy by way of engagement, cross-sector partnership and collaboration. The Gerontechnology Platform will comprise four basic functionalities, namely (1) a knowledge hub; (2) network and capacity building; (3) consultancy, localisation and testing support; and (4) impact assessment, with a view to enhancing the quality of life, independence and selfreliance of the elderly as well as providing support to their families, caregivers, healthcare staff and institutions.

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