Centro de Convívio, the senior social centre, is one of the social welfare facilities of Obra das Mães which provide services to the elderly. The centre opened in September 1999 and its visitors consist exclusively of Macao residents at the age of fifty-five or above. The centre operates throughout the day, giving seniors a place to do sports and recreational activities. The centre also organizes events and activities for its visitors, in order to fill their leisure time and give them fulfillment.


To promote the individual capacity of the elderly, increasing their confidence and self-esteem. To improve their communication techniques to facilitate integration into daily life, which aiming at giving their life more joy, respect, self-esteem and satisfaction.

  1. Develop personal physical and mental health; 
  2. Establish a harmonious interpersonal relationship; 
  3. Encourage active participation in society