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Events by Department of Health

Date and Time Target Event Details
29 Nov 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Non-governmental organisations, Healthy Cities Projects, and medical & health care professionals Health Promotion Sharing Forum
(Echo the theme of World Health Day 2017- Facing Depression)
Auditorium, 4/F, Argyle Street Jockey Club School Dental Clinic, 147J Argyle Street, Kowloon
18 Sep 2017
9:00 am
Hong Kong residents “Your Joyful Photo” Competition Objectives:
1. To increase public engagement in promoting mental well-being; and
2. To increase public knowledge and understanding about mental health.

The competition consists of FOUR rounds. The entry submission of the first round starts on 18 Sep 2017.

Please visit the event webpage
( and the Joyful@HK Facebook fanpage ( for details about the competition.
7 Apr 2017
11:30 am
Media Press conference Venue:
Risk Communication Centre, Centre for Health Protection, 147C Argyle Street, Kowloon
10 Jan 2017 Open Category:
Hong Kong residents

Junior and Senior Secondary Categories:
Full-time secondary school students in Hong Kong
“Your Joyful Record” Video Competition Objectives:
To increase public engagement in promoting mental well-being; and to increase public knowledge and understanding about mental health.

Submission deadline: 10 May 2017
Revised online voting period: 29 May - 16 Jun 2017 (originally 16-30 Jun 2017)
Prize presentation ceremony: 14 Jul 2017

Please visit the event webpage for further information.



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