OSC 2018 Beneficiaries
Caritas Jockey Club Lok Yan School is a special school for hospitalized students with severe intellectual and multiple disabilities. CMC Food Lab aims to serve as a research, training and resource center for carers of people with complex medical condition to produce tailor-made recipes to meet patients’ specific dietary requirements.
No. of beneficiaries: 50 students (9 classes)
Hong Kong Children’s Skin Foundation aims to bring together a critical mass of scientists, healthcare professionals and parents to improve the quality of life of children with major skin diseases. This includes severe, disabling skin conditions that result in wounds and scars, and that cause a significant reduction in the quality of life of patients and families. We are particularly focused on Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) which causes repeated wounds and constant pain.
No. of beneficiaries: 100-200 EB child patients in HK and their families