Chinese Welfare Trust Annual Jade Banquet at Tuli Restaurant
The dinner was to increase support and awareness of the Charity and to raise the profile of Trust's work. In addition to its aims to support disadvantaged Chinese living in UK, especially the elderly and to develop an Extra Care Home Scheme for this vulnerable group the Trust is funding a Chinese-speaking part-time floating support worker. This person will initially work with Soho Housing Association to support their Chinese tenants in Westminster and Camden. He will provide support and advice such as signposting, assessing ‘care’ needs and act as informal interpreter/ translator. Also and linked to Chinese National Healthy Living Centre it will be provide counselling, befriending and advice to this vulnerable group.