Resort largely to the outreach approaches, the S.K.H. Taipa Youth Service Team, Formed by professional social workers whe actively affiliate themselves with the community to talk with young drifters, and to provide them professional counseling services through personal involvement in their daily life.
The objectives of the service inclue:
To offer guidance, counseling service to young people in respond to their education, work, family, social or personal queries, and to provide assistance or make referral for young people who are in crisis;
To help young people to develop their potentials, and to grant them the opportunities for holistic development;
To prevent young people from undesirable influence.
Target Service Users
With service users centered on teenagers aged 12 to 20, the team offers service to youth people aged between 6 and 24 from island districts. Some of the service users found themselves in trouble in normal social system, or in crisis; consequently, they have emotional disorders and behave abnormally in family, gender relations, work, study or in following laws and regulations.