Sheltered Workshop

Service target groups

Persons with disabilities who are aged 15 and above and possess basic self-care and work ability.

Service Description

To provide persons with disabilities who are unable to enter open employment with appropriate vocational training and activities meeting their developmental and social needs. It aims to enhance their working capacity which can earn training allowance in order to move on to supported or open employment.   

Referral Methods

Referrals/applications can be made by school social workers, medical social workers, family caseworkers and staff of rehabilitation service units to the Central Referral System for Rehabilitation Services, Social Welfare Department.


Please contact the service units or the Rehabilitation and Medical Social Services Branch of the Social Welfare Department at 2892 5561 or 2892 5135.


Further information and list of sheltered workshop