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Poverty and unemployment the likely fate of ageing ex-mental illness sufferers, study shows

Almost half of those aged between 40 and 59 who are recovering from mental health problems are unemployed, while this same group also lives in greater poverty as compared to people with disabilities, a study conducted by The Hong Kong Council of Social Service (HKCSS) has shown. This has prompted the organisation to urge the government to do more […]