Overview

Haitong International Charitable Foundation Limited has been striving to identify humanitarian organizations and enterprises who share similar values in recent years to develop long-term and sustainable charity projects. This year, Haitong International Charitable Foundation Limited worked in harness with Helping Hand to unveil the Haitong International “Care for the Elderly, Care for the Brain” Project, a starting point of a long-term charity journey of the Company.

Haitong International “Care for the Elderly, Care for the Brain” Project envisage to offer activities in form of horticulture, music and arts, as a part of therapy, to over 500 senior citizens en masse from 5 elderly homes of Helping Hand in hopes of improving their emotions and cognitive impairment. A wealth of interest classes is hosted to help them expand their social circles and sharpen their cognitive ability for more meaningful and convivial twilight years.

 

* Haitong International “Care for the Elderly, Care for the Brain” Project has provided 298.5-hour activities for four elderly homes of Helping Hand, benefiting 4,128 elderly people as of October 2018.

 

 
 

Activities

Horticultural therapy is the engagement of a client in gardening and plant-based activities to achieve following therapeutic treatment goals:

  • To maintain or enhance the clients’ physiology including body balance, hand-eye co-ordination and so on.

  • To enhance the clients’ social functioning and his or her sense of personal well-being

  • To help build up the clients’ self -esteem confidence, achievement and self-valued in order to enhance the quality of life.

 

Healing Garden

 

Floral Design Class