Social Service Facilities of Macau
Name"Praia do Manduco" Centre for the Elderly     
AddressRua da Praia do Manduco, n.° 61 - 63, r/c, Macau
Date of Establishment07/1983
Person-in-ChargeWong Wai Man
Entity of OwnershipCaritas - Macau
License NoImmunity
Type of AssistanceTechnical and financial assistance
Service Targetaged 55 years and above
Covered Area (m2)104.77
No of Staff2
Opening HoursMonday to Friday 9:00-13:00,14:30-18:00; Saturday 14:30-18:00
DescriptionHa Wan Elderly Centre was founded in 1983, it was the second elderly centre launched by the Social Welfare Bureau (SWB). The first group members of this centre were organized by the volunteers of SWB via visiting and convening.

The targeted group individuals of the centre are Macau residents aged 55 or over. The mission of the centre is to promote fraternity among the elderly, lead them to live in good health physically and psychologically, and participate into the society eagerly and live happily during their later age.

Via the community education, health seminars, visiting, exchanges and travelling activities etc, the centre encourages the elderly to use the leisure time to acquaint with the community and participate into the society, in order to enhance their living in the later age. Meanwhile it organizes different types of group activities including interest groups of calligraphy, music art, dancing, handcraft and sports etc. to promote the sharing and communication among the elderly.