Our Program Manager, Ms. Ivy Hui; Registered Nurse, Ms. Adeline Lau and Fundraising & Communications Officer, Ms. Lilian Leung have been invited to join the RTHK afternoon live radio program “「精靈一點」” on 6th April, which hosted by Mr. Theo Shum and Ms. Akina Fong. Through the program, we introduced our services, shared the updated HIV/ AIDS epidemic situation in HK and difficulties encountered by people living with HIV/ AIDS (PLHIV). We hope to raise public awareness and eliminate the stigma and discrimination towards PLHIV. Please click the below link and select “Part 2 (HKT 14:04 - 15:00)” for radio program review.http://www.rthk.hk/…/r…/programme/healthpedia/episode/496518
We are pleased to receive generous donation support from Hutchison Telephone Company Limited. On 23 March 2018, their representatives come and visit SAC center for a deeper understanding of our services and facilities. Through the visit, both parties are able to discuss the opportunity for future cooperation.
The annual fundraising event was successfully held at the Peak on 4th March! Thank you all for coming and supporting people living with HIV/AIDS! Let’s give the greatest applause to over 600 participants. We have invited Celebrities Ms. Annie Liu, Ms. Candice Yu, Mr. Michael Wong and his family members and Ms. Ankie Beilke attended the ceremony as SAC Ambassadors. Our society sincerely thanks all for the great support! Lastly, congratulations to award winners of the Mask Design Contest! Together, we can build Zero Infection for Our Next Generation!
As sponsored by DCH Auriga, SAC Centre is going to organize a series of health talk related to HIV treatment in 2018 for our members. The first health talk, “Importance of medication adherence to HIV regime and coping strategies in maintaining medication adherence”. Through presentation and group discussion, SAC nurses shared the updated trend of HIV treatment, effect of drug resistance and the coping strategies for medication adherence with participants. Members actively participated in discussion and sharing, their knowledge and awareness on treatment adherence were enhanced.
At the beginning of 2018, a party for celebrating SAC members’ birthday between January and March was held on 3 February. Birthday is a joyful day representing hope and vitality. SAC members gathered together to share the happiness and mutual support with each other to fight against distress.
Under this cold weather, in order to share the blessing of Chinese New Year, SAC Centre prepared a “Poon Choi” lunch for members who are living alone on 1 February. SAC staff and members gathered together and enjoyed delicious “Poon Choi”. Also, before the meal, we made Tangyuan together wishing for completeness and happiness in the new year. Apart from delicious food, members had nice chit-chat surrounding by warmth and joy.