Services for the Elderly

Programme for Old Age Allowance Recipients under the "Guangdong Scheme"

Overview

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  • Objectives

    To carry out annual eligibility review on recipients of the Old Age Allowance (OAA) under Guangdong Scheme.

  • Whom We Serve

    Elderly aged 65 or above who resides in Guangdong and receives the OAA under the Guangdong Scheme

  • Service Contents
    • Assist applicants to complete application procedures and update information.
    • Each case will receive an annual review for its eligibility to continue receiving Old Age Allowance. A minimum of 20% of the cases will be reviewed by spot checks, while the remaining will receive postal reviews.
    • Recommendations for appropriate appointee for mentally unfit recipients.
    • Investigations of eligibility on special cases.
    • Handling of enquiries and changes reported by recipients or interested parties.
    • Arrangements of escort / transport service for needy recipients living in Guangdong Province. 
  • Service Hours

    Mon: 9am-1pm / 2pm-6pm
    Tue-Fri: 9am-1pm / 2pm-5:45pm
    Sat, Sun & Public Holiday: Closed

  • Contact Information

    Address: Unit 1, G/F, Lung Wo House, Lower Wong Tai Sin Estate, Wong Tai Sin, Kowloon (view on map)
    Tel: 2755 3000
    Fax: 2755 7500
    Email: GDscheme@isshk.org