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- District Youth Outreaching Social Work Service

District Youth Outreaching Social Work Service

Service Description
District Youth Outreaching Social Work Teams seek to reach out and provide counselling and guidance to those young people aged between 6-24 who normally do not participate in conventional social or youth activities and are vulnerable to undesirable influences.

 

Current Provision
Since 1 September 2002, 16 District Youth Outreaching Social Work Teams run by 11 NGOs have been providing outreaching service to address the needs of high-risk youth and to tackle issues of juvenile gangs.

 

Operating Hours of District Youth Outreaching Social Work Service
Generally speaking, District Youth Outreaching Teams (YOTs) have different operating hours and there are two types of sessions, i.e. morning session (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.), afternoon session (2 p.m. to 6 p.m.).  Given the YOTs operating hours are subject to change to suit operational needs, please contact individual YOT for exact operating hours.

 

List of District Youth Outreaching Social Work Teams
The names, addresses, telephone numbers, fax numbers and e-mail addresses of the 16 District Youth Outreaching Social Work Teams can be downloaded here:

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Additional Youth Outreaching Teams (YOTs)
With the service commencement of three new youth outreaching teams in Tseung Kwan O, Ma On Shan and Tung Chung respectively on 1 January 2013, the total number of youth outreaching teams has increased to 19.  The general operating hours are from 10 a.m. to 6 a.m. the next day.  Given the operating hours are subject to change to suit operational needs, please contact individual YOT for exact operating hours.

The name, address, telephone number, fax number and e-mail address of three youth outreaching teams can be downloaded here:

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