Do you think your helper is suffering from depression or distress ?
She might reject your offers of advice and support, since she doesn’t want to bother you and/or create any negative impact on your relationship with you, what would that be common. But you still want to lend a helping hand but you fell powerless.
You might just need to take a different approach to the way you support her and contact our efficient and reliable partners. For the majority, they are multidisciplinary experienced NGOs consisting of experts from diverse fields.
Enrich HK is a charity which promotes the economic empowerment of migrant domestic workers. Their workshops equip migrant women with the tools to save, budget, plan for their future with greater financial security. MoneyWise is a course which teaches helpers how to focus on the long-term goals, understand how to manage their financial plans and discuss the ins and outs of financial loans. They run workshop in English, Tagalog, Thai and Bahasa Indonesian.
They support Domestic Helpers in their pregnancies : legal rights and obligations, health information and counselling, support networks, and education (chid protection, mother empowerment).
Address : Unit 2D, Worldwide Centre, 123 Tung Chau Street – Tai Kok Tsui
Helpers for Domestic Helpers
Their volunteers give Domestic Helpers expertise and legal counsel and other professional services such as issues with immigration, visas, previous employers,etc… They also supports them with basic needs.
Address : St. John’s Cathedral, 4-8 Garden Rd. – Central – Tel : 2523-4020