Organisations providing skills development, education and vocational training

Hong Kong

Enrich HK provides financial and empowerment education to migrant domestic workers.

Languages: Bahasa, English, Tagalog
Phone number: +852 56480990
Email: info@enrichhk.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/enrichhk.org/

H.O.P.E. Support Service Centre for Ethnic Minorities supports and enhances the integration of ethnic minorities in Hong Kong society and to create an inclusive community that embraces cultural diversity and racial harmony. They offer Cantonese and English courses to non-Chinese Hong Kong residents.

Phone numbers: +852 2836 3598 ; +852 5188 8044 (Hotline)
Email: ethnic_centre@isshk.org
Website: http://www.isshk.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Isshopecentre

YMCA of Hong Kong has a variety of programmes for domestic workers, including computer training, baking, money management, and more.

Email: dh@ymcahk.org.hk
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/YmcaKursus/

EmpowerU is an educational and empowerment platform that provides workshops and training in a variety of subjects like personal health and wellness, law, business and finance, public speaking, science and nature appreciation, arts and literature.

Email: info@empoweru.io
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EmpowerUHK/

Christian Action offers vocational classes for domestic workers, with subjects including English & Chinese language, financial literacy, and computer use. They have training centres in multiple locations.

Languages: Bahasa, English, Sinhala, Tagalog
Phone number: +852 2739 6193
Email: domhelp@christian-action.org

Singapore

Archdiocesan Commission for the Pastoral Care of Migrants & Itinerant People (ACMI) provides skill development courses such as English and Mandarin language, baking and cooking to domestic workers. Their ministry includes case management, skills development, community outreach and formation.

Phone number: +65 6801 7400
Email: ACMI@catholic.org.sg
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ACMI.Singapore/

Bayanihan Singapore provides skill training programmes such as aromatherapy, baking, cosmetology, computer fundamentals, taekwondo, guitar, voice and dancing.

Phone number: +65 6474 3700
Email: bayanihancentre@singnet.com.sg
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bayanihansocietysg

Aidha provides courses on money management, how to start a business and basic grammar, listening and conversation skills. Courses start almost every month and are led by trained volunteer mentors.

Phone number: +65 9789 4041
Email info@aidha.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aidha.org/

Foreign Domestic Worker Association for Social Support and Training (FAST) provides vocational training to domestic workers. Their future employability training courses include specialist certificates in caregiving, health and pain management through reflexology, financial management and entrepreneurial programmes.

Phone number: +65 6509 1535
Email: contact@fast.org.sg