(Ended June 2011)

This project aimed to improve the quality of life of the Chinese family carers of people with mental health issues. Through a health promotion programme between February and June 2011, the project to strengthened the carers' understanding of their role and the services and support that are available to them.

A Chinese Carer's Guide which documented a wide range of information was developed, including early intervention, symptoms and treatments of mental illnesses, building up a therapeutic relationship with the cared for person, carer's rights, and the carer's health & wellbeing.

A series of 13 leaflets were also produced which cover different topics such as 'How to look after someone with Schizophrenia', 'Carer's Assessments, Services & Support' etc. in Chinese. Apart from the written resources, a series of carer's workshops run by Chinese mental health professionals have taken place in different community centres in London. The Carer's Guide, leaflets and the workshop PowerPoint presentations are now available for distribution to the public. Please click on the link here for examples of the leaflets and guides in Traditional and Simplified Chinese versions. For hard copies or for more information please contact Ms. Tang on 020 7613 1008, or email rebecca@cmha.org.uk .

 

支援照料者計劃

(2011年六止)

支援照料者計劃旨在改善精神病患者的家庭照料者的生活質量。本計劃在2011年2月至6月期間,通過健康促進項目來增強照料者對自身角色的認識,和了解為照料者而設的社會保障服務。此項目編寫的英國華人精神病患者照料者指南,記錄了一系列的資料,包括及早尋求協助、心理疾病的症狀及治療、與病人建立互惠的治療關係、照料者的權益及其身心靈健康等主題。我們還編寫了13份中文小冊子,涵蓋了不同的主題,如"如何照顧精神分裂症患者","照料者評估","服務及支援"等等。除了閱讀刊物,我們還在倫敦不同社區中心舉辦了一系列照料者工作坊。照料者指南,小冊子,以及工作坊的講義現已公開派發。

詳情致電020 7613 1008,或電郵 rebecca@cmha.org.uk。

我們的華人照料者指南,以及13份小冊子,均有簡體和繁體兩個版本。如果您希望索取這些刊物,請填寫以下的訂貨單並寄到華心會。另外,您還可以在華心會的網上直接下載這些資料的電子版。