Milestone

Person Oriented, Family Centred

 

2011-2020

2020

August, 2020
Our Sheung Yan House in So Uk Estate, Sham Shui Po, was launched into service.
May, 2020
Our Tsui Ngai Co-production Centre came into operation, offering vocational rehabilitation services in the Sham Shui Po District.
Our Sheung Chun House, Sheung Seen House and Sheung Mei House in the Kai Nang Integrated Rehabilitation Services Complex were put into service.
January, 2021
A four-year pilot scheme called the JoyAge Holistic Support Project for Elderly Mental Wellness was launched by Shun On DECC in the Kwun Tong District and Wellness Zone ICCMW participates in its phase-two programme in Tseng Kwan O District.

2019

December, 2019
The CFSC Yeoh Choy Wai Haan Memorial Kindergarten was inaugurated to provide high-quality child care services to residents of the Anderson District.
The Integrated Vocational Rehabilitation Service Centre (Tsui Yip Co-production Centre) located inside the Kai Nang Integrated Rehabilitation Services Complex was put into operation.
October, 2019
Our second dementia-specific cognitive training centre, Vera R. Desai-Mind Delight Memory & Cognitive Training Centre, became fully operational in Aberdeen.
March, 2019
A four-year initiative named the Pilot Scheme on Professional Outreaching Team for Private Residential Care Homes for Persons with Disabilities was launched to serve 26 private residential care homes for people with disabilities across Hong Kong Island and Kowloon.
February, 2019
Our Shing Him Small Group Home and Shing Oi Small Group Home commenced operations in Wong Tai Sin.

2018

June, 2018
The InnovAGE Team was established to empower senior citizens aged over 50 to live a fulfilling and independent life.
January, 2018
With funding from the Hong Kong Housing Authority, the Community Service Team on Clearance of Mei Tung Estate was established in the Wong Tai Sin District to support older people living alone and households with two elderly members who were affected by the redevelopment project.

2017

November, 2017
A new dental clinic was opened in To Kwa Wan.
February, 2017
The Agency’s second community green station, the Kwun Tong Community Green Station, began operations.

2016

May, 2016
Supported by The Community Chest of Hong Kong, the Agency launched a carer support project named ‘LIFES Link – A Network of Services Handling the Dual Ageing Issues of Mentally Disabled Persons and their Caregivers’.
March, 2016
The CFSC Jockey Club New Estate Support Programme was rolled out to provide holistic support to new households moving into On Tat Estate and On Tai Estate.
Invited by the Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society and supported by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, the Agency took part in the HKACS-Jockey Club ‘Walking Hand-in-Hand’ Cancer Family Support Project.

2015

February, 2015
The Service Development Team was set up as part of our Active Ageing Services to support healthy and active ageing.
February, 2015
CFSC won the bidding to operate the Shatin Community Green Station in Shek Mun, Sha Tin, the first project under the Environmental Protection Department’s ‘GREEN @ COMMUNITY’ campaign.

A-Soulroom commenced its services to promote physical and mental well-being through engaging both people with disabilities and young people in art creation.

2014

December, 2014
A two-year scheme named Neighbourhood Mutual Help Project for New Arrivals was kick-started to support the new arrivals residing in Kwun Tong.
The Agency formed the Urban Renewal Social Service Team (Kowloon) and expanded the scope of our Urban Renewal Social Service to include Tai Kok Tsui and Hung Hom.
July, 2014
The Locality Development Team was established to cater to the diverse needs for community services among the economically disadvantaged.
A development project of approximately 75,000 square feet called Urban Oasis commenced on 2 Kwun Tong Road.
January, 2014
The Agency launched Prime Link, a new initiative for retirees aged 50 or above intended to promote their creativity and contribute to an age-friendly community.

2013

September, 2013
Our self-financed Lively Elderly Day Training Centre came into operation, providing rehabilitation services to the elderly in need in the Wong Tai Sin District.
March, 2013
Our Mind-Lock Memory and Cognitive Training Centre in Choi Ha Estate, Kowloon Bay commenced operations to serve people with dementia or mild cognitive impairment and their carers
January, 2013
The Everjoy - Home Care Service for Persons with Severe Disabilities was moved into the new office in Shun Lee Estate, where service users are provided with ongoing and reliable home care services to support their community living.

2012

November, 2012
Christian Family Service Centre Dental Services Limited was officially recognised as a charitable institution by the Inland Revenue Department.
October, 2012
Our Causeway Bay Chinese Medicine Health Centre commenced operations to offer an extensive range of healthcare services on Hong Kong Island.
September, 2012
The Agency welcomed our very first self-financed CFSC Professional Talent Training Centre in Causeway Bay.
January, 2012
The Healthy Chinese Medical Centre was established to provide a wide spectrum of Traditional Chinese Medicine services.
The Inauguration Ceremony of the Newly Renovated CFSC Jockey Club Building was successfully held, signifying a new milestone in the development of our services and facilities.

2011

December, 2011
Our Tsui Lam Day Care Centre for the Elderly in Tseung Kwan O was put into service.
September, 2011
YOU CAN - potential exploration unit' was established to unlock the potential of people of all ages through a variety of activities including art and sports.
 

2001-2010

2010

November, 2010
The new Mind Lock Memory & Cognitive Training Centre funded by Bank of China was inaugurated.
October, 2010
The Mental Health Multi Services Centre-Wellness Zone in Tseung Kwan O commenced operations.
June, 2010
With funds from the Partnership Fund for the Disadvantaged and the Royal Bank of Scotland, the Agency founded the Auxiliary Professional Service to help retirees live a rewarding life in their golden years.
April, 2010
Our Tin Shui Wai Housing Advisory and Service Team (HAST) extended its services to tenants in public estates across Tuen Mun, Yuen Long and Tung Chung.

2009

November, 2009
The Choi Ying Day Care Centre for the Elderly was founded.

2008

October, 2008
The Kwun Tong Community Rehabilitation Day Centre was founded.
April, 2008
Funded by the Hong Kong Housing Advisory, the Tin Shui Wai Housing Advisory and Service Team (HAST) was established.

2007

Home Café was officially open for business.

2005

October, 2005
The Agency began offering the Wong Tai Sin Enhanced Home and Community Care Services, funded by the Social Welfare Department.

2004

October, 2004
The Family Counseling Unit was integrated into our Family Service and renamed as the Family Energizer (Integrated Family Service).
Mr. Kwok Lit-tung assumed office as the fourth Chief Executive of CFSC and undertook to lead the way forward through new challenges ahead.

2003

Two of our Multi-Service Centres for the Elderly were transformed into Day Care Centres for the Elderly as part of an effort to restructure our community services for the elderly.

2002

Integrated Rehabilitation Services were introduced to provide care services, home-based training and temporary accommodation to those with mental and physical disabilities.
The Social Service Team in the Buildings Department was established with funds from the Building Department.
The Youth Leap Education Centre was set up as an integrated centre for youth education.
July, 2002
The Agency co-founded the Chinese Medical Clinics with the Faculty of Chinese Medical of the Chinese University in Hong Kong to provide traditional Chinese internal medicine, bone-setting, acupuncture and decoction services.

2001

The On Yue & On Yee Supported Hostel for ex-mentally ill persons was established.
Mobilised dental services for the elderly were officially launched.
The Jackie Chan King Lam Youth Centre was transformed into the self-financed Jackie Chan Whole Person Development Centre to promote whole person development.
April, 2001
With subventions from the Social Welfare Department, the Agency launched the Kwun Tong Enhanced Home and Community Care Services.
 

1991-2000

1999

January, 1999
The new ten-storey headquarter building was put into use, opening up more spaces for the provision of a variety of services.

1998

1998
The Whole Person Development Centre was founded to provide all-round support for children, youth and their parents.

1997

1997
Three Small Group Homesfor children with mild intellectual disabilities were established in Tseung Kwan O.

1996

1996
Our very first women protection centre, Serene Court, was founded to provide 24-hour emergency accommodation and counselling services for victims of domestic violence and their children.

1995

1995
The Supported Employment Service for the Disabled was established.
Our second day care centre for the elderly, the Wang Tau Hom Day Care Centre for the Elderly, was put into service.

1993

1993
The Industrial Social Service was remodelled and renamed as the Employee Service Programme.
Our first day nursery, Tak-Tin Day Nursery, was established in Tak Tin Estate, Lam Tin.

1992

1992
The Jackie Chan King Lam Youth Centre funded by the Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation was established.

1991

1991
Our second elderly residential home, the Yam Pak Charitable Foundation King Lam Home for the Elderly, was opened.
The Agency launched rehabilitation services and set up the Tsui Lam Sheltered Workshop and Half-way House.
 

1981-1990

1990

1990
The Family Aide Service was established.

1987

1987
The Board of Directors approved the in-situ redevelopment of the headquarter building, as the existing premises were too small to support the rapid expansion of our services.
The Clinical Psychology Service was set up.
The Elderly Community Centre was put into service.

1985

1985
Our first Elderly Community Day Centre in the Kowloon East District came into operation.

1984

1984
The Single Parent Service was launched.

1983

1983
The Agency’s second Chief Executive, Miss Ko Hiu Kwong, retired after 26 years of service and was succeeded by Miss Nora Yau.

1982

1982
Adult Education was offered for those aged 18 or above looking to further their education and undergo training.
 

1971-1980

1980

1980
The Tsui Ping Community Development Project was initiated to help residents readapt to the newly-redeveloped neighbourhood.

1979

1979
The Industrial Social Service was developed to offer labour and employment law consultation and strengthen communications between employees and employers.
The Children Centre was founded to provide child care services for families struggling to make ends meet.
Our community services were extended to resolve housing problems in Lee Yu Mun by promoting the spirit of solidarity and mutual aid in the community.

1977

1977
The Home Help service was established to provide day care for the elderly in need.
The Mutual Help Centre was set up for the elderly to make the best of their leisure time and unleash their potential through various activities.

1976

1976
The Family Life Education Service was established to promote family education and reduce family conflicts.

1974

1974
The community development service for residents of temporary housing in Kwun Tong was introduced to smooth their resettlement into public housing.

1972

1972
The School Social Work Unit was launched to serve primary school students.
The Agency’s first elderly home, Yang Cheng House, was established in Tiu Keng Leng.
 

Early development (Before 1970)

1968

 
1968
New residences were provided by courtesy of Tiu Keng Leng Christian Medical Clinic for the expansion of our services.

1966

 
1966
The Agency built 102 single-storey concrete cottages in Chuk Yuen and Tiu Keng Leng.

1965

1965
The United Presbyterian Casework Centre was officially renamed as Christian Family Service Centre and relocated to its current site at 3 Tsui Ping Road, Kwun Tong, serving those in need in the Kowloon East District.

1964

1964
The Agency began offering consultation and family counselling services, established the Handicraft Department and opened a small showroom on Prince Edward Road.

1962

1962
Child care services were launched at Tiu Keng Leng Christian Medical Clinic.

1961

1961
Rennie’s Mill Fedding Centre was set up in Tiu Keng Leng to facilitate the rehabilitation of tuberculosis patients and provide catering services and education support to boarding school students in the community.

1959

1959
Construction works to build over 20 stone cottages commenced in the fourth district of Chuk Yuen.

1958

1958
Miss Doris Caldwell was sent to replace Miss Boone.

1957

1957
Construction works of three stone cottages were completed in the second district of the Chuk Yuen Resettlement Area.

1956

1956
Our office was relocated to 221 Sai Yee Street in Mong Kok.

1955

 
October, 1955
The Agency began operating on borrowed premises at the Grace Church of the Church of Christ in China in Mong Kok and became one of the first organisations to offer family services in Hong Kong.

1954

1954
Christian Family Service Centre, then known as United Presbyterian Missionary, was founded by Miss Muriel Boone to serve refugees from mainland China.