Mother’s Choice is a non-profit, charitable organization founded in 1987 by a small group of people concerned with the plight of Hong Kong’s single teenagers and their family members coping with crisis pregnancies. Over the years, Mother’s Choice has expanded to include a range of related services, including Pregnant Girls Services, a Child Care Home (that includes Baby Care for healthy infants and Wee Care for children with special needs), Adoption Services, Foster Care and Small Group Homes. Mother’s Choice also provides loving, nurturing care for the babies and children needing permanent homes, and promotes best practices and public education on adoption, foster care, crisis pregnancies, and parenting skills.
Mother’s Choice provides and promotes loving, nurturing care for babies and children needing permanent homes, and for single girls and their families facing crisis pregnancies.
Over the past 25 years, Mother’s Choice has
- provided counselling and shelter to over 51,000 single girls facing crisis pregnancies,
- cared for over 3,600 babies in the loving environment of our Child Care Home and Foster Care Programme,
- become a leader in early intervention for children with special needs and provided therapies and love for over 2,600 babies and children,
- and assisted with the adoption of over 1,200 babies locally and over 200 special needs children around the world.
Mother’s Choice has also provided sex education and training to over 510,000 children and parents in local schools and inspired, trained and supported sister organisations in India, China and Cambodia
Pregnant Girls Services
Assists unmarried women through their crisis pregnancies in a safe, nurturing environment where they can learn to make informed choices about their lives and face the future with hope and support. We also provide hotline support, counseling service, sex education presentations to schools, and our bilingual website, www.motherschoice.org, specifically targets young people and parents, offering frank information on relationships, self-esteem and sexual issues.
Child Care Home
Baby Care – our main home for children, where our professional staff and over 450 volunteers provide the love and care needed by the babies and children placed in our temporary care.
Wee Care – provides a home-like environment for children with special needs from newborn to 6 years old. It is a specialized child care centre which provides appropriate therapies and residential services for these children who are awaiting adoption.
Works with the Social Welfare Department and three overseas partner adoption agencies to help children with special needs aged under 16, find permanent loving families. These children have special needs varying from vision impairment to developmental delay to Down’s syndrome. Our Adoption Services is also accredited by the Social Welfare Department to provide local adoption service.
Foster Care Services & Small Group Homes
Provides a wide range of support, including temporary family care, for 80 children who are experiencing family crises or awaiting an adoptive home. Through Foster Care Service, these children can continue to enjoy family life, develop loving, caring relationships and receive proper nurturing until they reunite with their birth families or join an adoptive family. We also have three homes, each providing loving care for 8 children whose families are experiencing trauma or other challenges. House parents and experienced staff provide care, 24-hour support and supervision.
For any media enquiry, please contact Serrie Fung at firstname.lastname@example.org or (852)2537-5066.