Funding Boost For New Support Care Staff

Funding Boost For New Support Care Staff

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From this month of August, workers on the Community Care Traineeship Programme will have their training courses fully paid for by the Government. Employers will also get additional funding support of $1,000 a month for each newly recruited local support care employee during their training. The training programme was launched by the Health Ministry and the Agency for Integrated Care last year to help new support care staff pick up core skills to provide long-term care services to patients like the elderly.

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