183. The Government will increase the level of various foster
care allowances, provide 240 additional foster care places in
phases and recruit more foster parents. The Government will
also offer additional resources for units of day/residential child
care services and pre-school rehabilitation services for enhancing
the remuneration for qualified staff.
184. The Government will, through the Lotteries Fund, inject
$300 million into the Community Investment and Inclusion
Fund. This will enable the fund to continue to support social
capital development projects and build mutual help networks in
the community through cross-sector collaboration.