Appointment to Advisory Committee on Mental Health

     The Government today (January 24) announced the appointment of Ms Kimmy Ho Wai-kuen as a member of the Advisory Committee on Mental Health with immediate effect and up to November 30, 2019.
     Ms Ho is the Director of the Mental Health Association of Hong Kong.
     The Advisory Committee was established in December 2017 to advise the Government on mental health policies, including the establishment of more integral and comprehensive approaches to tackle multifaceted mental health issues in Hong Kong. It assists the Government in developing policies, strategies and measures to enhance mental health services in Hong Kong. It also follows up on and monitors the implementation of the recommendations of the 2017 Mental Health Review Report.
     The membership list and terms of reference of the Advisory Committee are available at the webpage of the Food and Health Bureau (

Ends/Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Issued at HKT 15:00