Beneficiaries 受惠機構


These two projects support medical assistance and help parents with disabled or special needs children.


Hong Kong Children’s Skin Foundation

Hong Kong Children’s Skin Foundation aims to bring together a critical mass of scientists, healthcare professionals and parents to improve the quality of life of children with major skin diseases. This includes severe, disabling skin conditions that result in wounds and scars, and that cause a significant reduction in the quality of life of patients and families. We are particularly focused on Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) which causes repeated wounds and constant pain.

No. of beneficiaries: 100-200 EB child patients in HK and their families

Hong Kong Children’s Skin Foundation 集合大量科學家、護理專業人員及家長,旨在協助改善有皮膚疾病兒童的生活。其中包括協助有嚴重皮膚傷口和傷痕的兒童,以及因受皮膚疾病所影響的家庭。我們還著眼於會造成持續傷口和痛楚的表皮分解性水泡症。


Phil Whelan visited the Prince of Wales Hospital to meet plastic surgeon Dr. Tor Chiu. Dr. Chiu is the Chairman of The Hong Kong Children's Skin Foundation, another of this year’s Operation Santa Claus beneficiaries. They offer specialised services to a small group of youngsters who endure a life of he now explains.
Caritas Jockey Club Lok Yan School

Caritas Jockey Club Lok Yan School is a special school for hospitalized students with severe intellectual and multiple disabilities. CMC Food Lab aims to serve as a research, training and resource center for carers of people with complex medical condition to produce tailor-made recipes to meet patients’ specific dietary requirements.

No. of beneficiaries: 50 students (9 classes)