DSW and CE of HKCSS charm to contributors of diverse sectors to gain vaccinated early (with divulge)
The Director of Social Welfare, Mr Gordon Leung, and the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Council of Social Provider (HKCSS), Mr Chua Hoi-wai, this day (April 6) received COVID-19 vaccination at the Community Vaccination Centre at Choi Hung Road Badminton Centre in Wong Tai Sin. They appealed to contributors of the welfare sector as effectively as diverse sectors of the neighborhood to gain vaccinated early.
“Underprivileged teams and grassroots possess been noteworthy hit by the pandemic, having to address the extensive pressures in day-to-day residing and monetary wants. Simplest thru the total neighborhood’s early vaccination will it permit the gradual leisure of anti-epidemic measures and lifting the neighborhood out of the hardship triggered by the pandemic,” Mr Leung said.
“I’d deserve to thank the crew of welfare organisations and the Social Welfare Department (SWD) for their labor over greater than a 365 days in conserving the protection and health of welfare provider users as effectively as offering appropriate companies and toughen in diverse modern ways. Hong Kong of us’s efforts in controlling the pandemic are furthermore worthy appreciated,” Mr Chua said. He encourages contributors of the public and the welfare sector, whereas respecting self-choices, to gain vaccinated.
The administrative tasks and toughen work of the Community Vaccination Centre at Choi Hung Road Badminton Centre are undertaken by SWD personnel. Mr Leung took the different to recount gratitude to SWD colleagues for their professionalism and active participation, contributing to the vaccination programme’s soft operation, and the prevention and build a watch on of COVID-19.
Ends/Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Issued at HKT 13: 45