Fong Wai Shan is working on elderly service in Hong Kong, playing a role on the senior volunteers’ promotion, project development and researches, such as depression of elders, senior volunteers and related service evaluation.
Upholding the mission of promoting primary health of elderly people, Ms Fong is helping on the management of a special volunteer team. The team is working on the education of a fall prevention exercise which developed in Japan (Square-stepping Exercise). The exercise has been proved to improve balancing of elders, strength their lower limbs, improving the memory and cognitive conditions, etc. Now, the volunteer team has successfully introduced the exercise to all districts of Hong Kong, different NGOs and government officials, and even the overseas countries.