Over reliance on the market economy casts a shadow in Hong Kong. A visually impaired friend works at a sheltered workshop (the last of its kind) and the owner decides to close down their workplace without consulting them. The government planned poorly and couldn’t re-assign appropriate jobs nor sustainable benefits to these marginalized people. The market is harsh to the disabled but “people” don’t have to be. Here’s a petition you can sign to show you care.
From BMCC 基恩之家 Facebook Page
**Please scroll down for English version 香港盲人輔導會(下稱 “輔導會”)盲人工廠運作至今56年，是全港唯一一間受政府資助，以僱傭模式聘用盲人及智障人士的服務單位，設有文件帶、車衣、紙品部門等生產線，而廠內亦設有一個庇…..
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