People-oriented holistic education builds loving culture

People-oriented holistic education builds loving culture

School is not just a building but a cradle that educates students, supports teachers and inspires parents. The mission of a school is not just passing knowledge but cultivating students in way that suit them best. As an educator with a career of over 35 years, the principal of The Salvation Army Centaline Charity Fund Queen's Hill School (Queen’s Hill School) Mr Daniel Lo Yiu-kei believes strongly that a school should connect with teachers, students ...
Youngster regained confidence and became YETP awardee

Youngster regained confidence and became YETP awardee

Ka Yan is a gentle young person. Soon after she started secondary school, she was overwhelmed by the academic pressure and the stress of changing of environment. The stress was so much that one day during a lesson she had difficulty in breathing. She went to hospital for treatment and did return to school after her condition improved, but the stress came back as she restarted school; she was no longer able to fully focus ...
A mentor at work and a friend in life

A mentor at work and a friend in life

“Store manager Ellen is like my teacher. Not only she has patiently taught me every detail at work, also she has always been there for me - when I encountered difficulties in private life, she was by my side helping me to overcome them. Assistant manager Chong is like my mother, she is always so caring.” Every time when Yuen Yi talked about her work in the Nam Cheong Family Store of The Salvation Army, ...
Regain Dignity in Living in 'Home Plus'

Regain Dignity in Living in ‘Home Plus’

'For our family, To Kwa Wan Ha Heung Road is a paradise on earth.' Although Coco, one of the participants of The Salvation Army 'Community Housing Movement – To Kwa Wan Project' (Home Plus) (referred below as 'Home Plus'), has successfully applied for public housing during herstay in 'Home Plus' and moved into a new flat at the end of 2020, she still keeps wonderful memory of 'Home Plus'. A smile shows on her face ...
Fulfilling Elderly's Wish of Revisiting Church

Fulfilling Elderly’s Wish of Revisiting Church

In residential home, sometimes we may be too focused in taking care of the physical needs of weak elders and forget their hearts also need nourishment. This issue of Special features Uncle Fong, a resident in Salvation Army Tak Tin Residence for Senior Citizens - with the help of the Army's project Palliative Care in Residential Care Homes for the Elderly (the Project), his residential home and his family, Uncle Fong had one long-awaited wish ...
Recycling and Reuse for Charity

Recycling and Reuse for Charity

When we talk about the Recycling Programme of The Salvation Army, the relatively known part may be the 17 Family Stores in Hong Kong and Macau and the collection points located across all districts. But we may not know so well about how exactly the donated goods are processed on their way finding new homes. This time let us introduce the different units of the Recycling Programme and tell you more about the whole recycling ...