Ambassador Application


  • HKSAR citizens aged 18 and above (retired persons and housewives are welcome)
  • Speak fluent Cantonese and be able to read Chinese (Able to speak English or other Chinese dialects will be an advantage)
  • Good presentation skills
  • Pleasant and sociable
  • Strong desire to learn new knowledge and techniques
  • Punctual and responsible


  1. Complete 12-hour in-training and 3 practicum sessions
  2. Prepare to receive further training
  3. Provide at least 4 hours of voluntary service per month

Training Programme

  • Understand the background of the Hong Kong Housing Society and the Centre, including the Centre's mission and the meaning of volunteering
  • Understand service targets
  • Attitudes and techniques to communicate with service targets
  • Familiar with the services and facilities of the Centre
  • Familiar with the use of assessment tools of the Centre
  • Understand individual strengths and weaknesses, as well as presentation skills
  • Practicum sessions

Commendation and Allowances

  1. A certificate will be awarded after completion of the training programme
  2. Awards will be given to active and outstanding Ambassadors annually
  3. Ambassador allowances will be given


  • Free of charge
  • Fill in the application form online. (Chinese version only)
  • Download application form and return the duly filled form either by mail to the Housing Society Elderly Resources Centre at Shop A , G/F, Prosperous Garden, 3 Public Square Street, Yaumatei, Kowloon or by e-mail to or by fax to 2385 2136
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