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Premiere cum Sharing Session for a TV Drama Series “Life Companion: Night”
2016-04-24

Having served the community for 50 years, the Welfare Council had many moving stories shared between its employees and service users. Inspired by these stories, a six-episode television series, "Life Companion", which is based on real-life cases and captures the professionalism of social workers, was jointly produced by the Council and the Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK). The premiere was held at a cinema on 18th April, 2016 and an audience of two hundred friends of the Welfare Council came to enjoy the screening. Organisers also hosted a sharing session on how to help young people cope with adversities. The session included sharing by the case subject and social workers, and discussions among the case subject, social workers, director, actors and audiences about how teenagers could deal with stress.