We need our staff to be compassionate so that the young children can feel cared and loved; sometimes like a mother who can be relied on and trusted by the young children; at the same time equipped with professional knowledge and techniques to foster their growth and development.
Due to different reasons, some new-born babies in our society may not experience the love and care from their families. Thankfully, there is still a group of selfless child care workers who work very hard to take care of and protect these children who are not so fortunate.
HKSPC would like to express our deepest gratitude for the care and support from many kind-hearted organisations and individuals in different sectors of the society during the situation of coronavirus infection.
In recent years, dual working parents have become very common and it is difficult for them to take care of their newborn babies all around the clock. Therefore, the grandparents are stepping up to look after the children in many families.
The Fund Raising Sub-Committee(FRC) held a Wine & Dine event with Jewelry Sale on Monday 4 November at The Leah. Dinner and wines were 100% and generously sponsored. In addition to the donations from the guests, part of the proceeds from the Jewelry Sale also went to HKSPC.
“I did not realise that Yu Yan had any developmental problem, until she entered the nursery school at the age of 2. The teacher told me that Yu Yan was easily distracted in the class, and her reading and writing ability was below other children at the same age."
Over 140 fabulous prizes have been solicited, including jewelry pieces, hotel stays, electronic gadgets and shopping vouchers, from different generous sponsors.
HKSPC launched the "Community Kitchen" programme to provide a comfortable and well-equipped cooking environment for low-income families, with an aim to promote community and family harmony through cookery.
With a blink of an eye, it is now the middle of 2019, and the HKSPC Fund Raising Sub-Committee has almost filled up the event calendar for the year to raise funds to support the comprehensive programmes of the various HKSPC service units.