Established in 1933, Hong Kong Playground Association is a long-time non-governmental organization providing social services to children and young people in Hong Kong. Through diversified and pertinent services, we aim at breeding youngsters’ holistic development and nurturing them to be successors of the Hong Kong society.
Hong Kong Federation Of Youth Groups
Phone: 2527 2448
HKFYG is the city’s largest youth service organization. Since its establishment in 1960, the HKFYG has been providing opportunities and facilities for the social, educational, cultural, emotional and physical development of young people.
Suicide Prevention Services
Phone: 2382 0000
One of the oldest suicide prevention services in Hong Kong, the SPS is a citywide establishment that provides not only phone services for people with suicidal thoughts but also serves as a robust community with the aim to protect and raise awareness for mental health.
The Mental Health Association Hong Kong
Phone: 2772 0047
Established in 1954, MHAHK is a non-profit organization centered around mental health and rehabilitation. They provide a wide variety of services, including daytime activities, accommodation services, training and professional support.
Social Welfare Department
Hotline: 2343 2255
Hong Kong government branch overseeing social welfare and community support.
New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association
Phone: 2332 4343
Guided by their mission to provide an opportunity for people suffering or recovering from mental health issues, New Life works to help such individuals reintegrate into society.
HK Jockey Club Clap For Youth
Phone: 3943 9354
This project is Hong Kong’s first cross-sectoral support platform that helps students and youth navigate their futures. Boasting an evidence-based intervention model, professional career and life planning teams, a one-stop e-portal and parent and employer engagement – all to foster an enabling environment for young people to use their talents to find a place in the world.
A one-stop portal that provides online services for young people aged between 15 and 24. Jointly launched by the former Efficiency Unit and RTHK, this site was established in 2007. Their vision is to link up with the youth by providing services to new platforms and exploring new opportunities.
The Samaritan Befrienders HK
Phone: 2389 2222
SBHK is a Hong Kong based voluntary agency established in 1960. Rooted in the teachings of the the Good Samaritan in the Bible who always stretched forth a helping hand to the distressed and helpless. Through the giving of support and rendering emotional counselling to those in need, SBHK helps them to help themselves.
Fully funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Club, this is the first mental health project catered for women. This project aims at helping women to identify emotional and mental needs, providing early intervention and care.
Hospital Authority EASY Program
Hotline: 2928 3283
EASY is a service program for people suffering from early psychosis. It offers a one-stop service that enables those seeking medical attention to obtain early assessment and treatment.
Department of Health
Hotline: 2833 0111
Hong Kong government branch overseeing public health and disease management.