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. From 2016-2019, 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 350.5-hour activities for four elderly homes of Helping Hand, benefiting 5,377 elderly people as of February 2019.

 

 
 

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