(From left) Billy Law, superintendent of Haven of Hope Sunnyside Enabling Centre (Tseung Kwan O), Heihei Tsang; and his mum Renee Lai. Photo: Jonathan Wong

How Hong Kong’s subsidised hostels struggle to provide care for severely mentally disabled young people

  • Enormous demand in other alternatives such as day-care services and private care homes mean few options are available unless families can provide adequate financial and physical support
  • Government urged to come up with long-term plan for chronic problem, with some beneficiaries waiting nearly 19 years for a hostel spot
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(From left) Billy Law, superintendent of Haven of Hope Sunnyside Enabling Centre (Tseung Kwan O), Heihei Tsang; and his mum Renee Lai. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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