A report from the city’s Ombudsman has criticised the Social Welfare Department. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong’s elderly failed by outdated laws and welfare department’s lax approach to protecting them, watchdog says in damning report

  • Despite series of complaints between 2014 and 2018, not a single care home had its licence revoked
  • Investigation reveals government department issued thousands of warnings each year
Topic |   Ageing society

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A report from the city’s Ombudsman has criticised the Social Welfare Department. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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