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- Temporary Shelter / Urban Hostel for Single Persons

 
 
Temporary Shelter / Urban Hostel for Single Persons

 
Service Description

Temporary shelter / urban hostel for single persons is a form of short-term accommodation for needy persons and street sleepers. They are also provided with counselling and guidance so as to help them seek alternative long-term accommodation.


 
Target Group

Street sleepers, bedspace apartment lodgers and homeless persons, particularly the aged, disabled, or those in weak health.



 
Application Procedures

Referred by social workers.



 
Fees and Charges
 
Temporary shelter : the majority of the shelters offer free accommodation service.
 
Urban hostel for single persons: the fees of urban hostel for single persons is within the maximum rent allowance under Comprehensive Social Security Assistance scheme (CSSA).


 
List of Emergency / Temporary Shelter / Hostel / Short-term Hostel

Can be downloaded here.
 
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