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- Services for Street Sleepers

 
  Services for Street Sleepers

 
Service Description

There are three non-governmental organisations each operating an Integrated Services Team for Street Sleepers. A package of integrated services, including day and late-night outreaching visit, emergency shelter / short-term hostel placement, counselling, employment guidance, personal care (e.g. bathing, hair-cut and meal), emergency fund, aftercare service and service referral, etc. are provided with an aim to solving their immediate needs, enhancing the work motivation and skills of street sleepers so as to assist them to be self-reliant and reintegrate into the community.

Besides, the Integrated Family Service Centres / Integrated Services Centres of the Social Welfare Department or subvented non-governmental organizations also provide services to street sleepers, including outreaching, counselling, crisis intervention, enquiry service and service referral (including short-term hostel) etc.


 
Target Group and Application Procedures

Street sleepers can approach the Integrated Services Team for Street Sleepers and the nearest integrated family service centre/ integrated services centre.


 
Fees and Charges

Free of charge.


 

List of Integrated Services Teams for Street Sleepers

St. James' Settlement
(Serving the Hong Kong and Islands District)
Shop 1-3, G/F, Fortune Court, 10 Sai On Lane,
Western District, Hong Kong
Telephone No. : 2975 8777
Office Hours : Monday - Friday
  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
 
Salvation Army
(Serving the Yau Tsim Mong District)
2/F, 345A Shanghai Street, Yaumatei, Kowloon
Telephone No. : 2710 8911
Office Hours : Monday - Friday
  10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  Saturday
  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 
Christian Concern for the Homeless Association
(Serving Kowloon (except Yau Tsim Mong) and the New Territories)
2/F Cheong Wah Building, 203-211 Nam Cheong Street,
Shamshuipo, Kowloon
Telephone No. : 2788 0670
Office Hours : Monday - Friday
  10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  Saturday
  10:00 am - 1:00 pm


 

List of integrated family service centres / integrated services centres

Can be downloaded here.

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Leaflets on Social Welfare Support Services for Street Sleepers

Leaflets on Social Welfare Support Services for Street Sleepers in Chinese, English and Ethnic Minority languages can be downloaded here:



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Traditional Chinese version  Acrobat Document
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English version  Acrobat Document
Hindi version  Acrobat Document
Indonesian version  Acrobat Document
Nepali version  Acrobat Document
Tagalog version  Acrobat Document
Thai version  Acrobat Document
Urdu version  Acrobat Document