Social Services

First Aid Coverage

AMS will, on request, provide first aid coverage for non-profit-making organizations. To allow sufficient time for processing such applications, applicants should forward their applications to AMS Headquarters at least 14 clear working days in advance and state clearly the information required, e.g. date, time, venue and estimated number of participants at the function. The target reply time is 10 clear working days. Nevertheless, depending on different circumstances (e.g. major functions that are likely to attract a large population), individual applications will be considered at even shorter notice.

Telephone Enquiry Numbers
Hong Kong Region: 2762 2045
Kowloon East Region: 2762 2043
Kowloon West Region: 2762 2037
New Territories East Region: 2762 2042
New Territories West Region: 2762 2044

Non-emergency Ambulance Transfer Service

The main task of the ambulance service in the Auxiliary Medical Service is to provide a FREE non-emergency ambulance transfer service to the public of the HKSAR. Our working days are from Monday to Sunday (including of Public Holidays) and our hours of providing service are from 0800 to 1800 hrs. The ambulance service covers Hong Kong Island, Kowloon, New Territories and Lantau Island. The administrative office of the AMS ambulance section is at 12/F Eastern Law Courts Building, 29 Tai On Street, Sai Wan Ho, Hong Kong.

Non-Emergency Ambulance Transfer Service Telephone Enquiry Numbers
Telephone number : 2567 0705 / 2567 3083
Fax number : 2886 5397

Our main target clients are those who need the medical care & attention are referred by the out-patient clinics of Hospital Authority and private hospitals. An applicant should complete an Application Form (AMS 52) which should be endorsed by the authorized Medical professions of such medical institutions. All applications should reach the non-emergency ambulance transfer service office at least one full working day in advance preferably by fax (2886 5397) and then confirmed by phone. Please dial to our hot-line enquiry service at 2567 0705 for further details.

Details of ambulance services provided by government organizations and non-government organization, please visit the following web site :
http://www.hkfsd.gov.hk/eng/source/safety/Ambulance_Services_in_HK.pdf

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The Volunteer Team of the Auxiliary Medical Service

The volunteer team which is composed of doctors, nurses and trained instructors has been established since 2002. Its membership includes our ordinary members, retired members and related family members. The volunteer team aims at jointly organising community voluntary services with outside organisations, so as to benefit the general public.

Its service scope covers:

1. Various types of health education activities and first aid seminars organised to disseminate health information to the public;

2. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation training provided to enhance trainees' skills and confidence in performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation;

3. Visits paid to single elderly persons through collaboration with local organisations; and

4. Team activities organised for secondary school students to promote mental health and well-being education.

The volunteer team is committed to working together with relevant community organisations or schools to serve the general public.

AMS Volunteer Team Enquiry Hotline 2761 1970