Profile and Needs of

FAMILY CAREGIVERS in Hong Kong

Dr Vivian Lou

Director, Sau Po Centre on Ageing

Associate Professor, Department of Social Work and Social Administration

The University of Hong Kong

©2021 by Sau Po Centre on Ageing.

Unmet Needs of

Community Caregivers

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Unmet Needs of

Working Caregivers

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25% High-Risk

Community Caregivers

Caregiver

Burden

63% HIGH

Depressive Symptoms

55% YES

Family

Function

44% POOR

44% high-risk

Working Caregivers

Depressive Symptoms

53% YES

Caregiver

Burden

82% HIGH

Family

Function

75% POOR