Commissioner for Rehabilitation

Commissioner for Rehabilitation
Miss Vega WONG, JP
2810 2029

  • Overall development strategy for rehabilitation policies and programmes
  • Co-ordination among government bureaux/departments, public bodies and non-governmental organisations on implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the Persons with Disabilities and Rehabilitation Programme Plan, including monitoring the delivery of rehabilitation services by government departments
  • Cross-bureau issues pertaining to the rights and well-being of persons with disabilities
  • Co-ordination among government departments in respect of measures on rehabilitation services, barrier-free environment and employment of persons with disabilities
  • Part IVB of the Mental Health Ordinance; Section 72 of the Building (Planning) Regulations under the Buildings Ordinance; and the Residential Care Homes (Persons with Disabilities) Ordinance
Assistant Commissioner for Rehabilitation
Ms Gladys LEUNG
2810 2102
  • Assisting the Commissioner for Rehabilitation in development and review of rehabilitation policies and co-ordination among government bureaux / departments and stakeholders
  • Supervision of the staff of Rehabilitation Division on provision of secretariat service to the Rehabilitation Advisory Committee, its sub-committees and Task Forces/Working Groups
  • Planning, monitoring and review of the spending, cost-effectiveness and performance of the subvented services delivered by Rehabus, Environmental Advisory Service, Guardianship Board and Shine Skills Centre
  • Overseeing secretariat support to the Queen Elizabeth Foundation for the Mentally Handicapped and S K Yee Fund for the Disabled
  • Co-ordination and monitoring of the delivery of public education activities on rehabilitation
  • Overseeing operation of the Central Registry for Rehabilitation