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- Residential Service for Young Probationers and High-risk Youth

 

Community-based Programme 
Residential Service for Young Probationers and High-risk Youth 
 
  • Service Description

    The Youth Outreach operates Transitional Housing for Young Probationers and High-risk Youth (the Service) under the subvention of Social Welfare Department.  It is a residential service providing hostel facilities and supportive training programmes lasting not more than 12 months for young probationers and high-risk youth who are referred by Probation Officers and social workers respectively.  Through a structured environment and properly designed programmes, the Service aims at helping the probationers and the high-risk youth develop greater degree of self control and independent living skills so that they can return to the community as responsible citizens.

  •  Target Groups

1.

Young probationers of both sexes aged 15 to 21 (under 21 on admission) who are referred by Probation Officers. 

2.

High-risk youth of both sexes aged 15 to 21 who are working/ unemployed/ under-employed with behavioural and/or emotional problems and manifesting prolonged employment difficulties, family relationship problems and/or undesirable peer associations as referred by social workers. 

  • Capacity

    The maximum number of places is 50 for male (including 40 for probationers and 10 for high-risk youth) and 20 for female (including 15 for probationers and 5 for high-risk youth) provided at any one time, with priority given to probationer cases.

  • Address and Contact number

    Transitional Housing for Young Probationers and High-risk Youth -

   Male Section   Female Section  
 Address   7/F, Youth Outreach,
 2 Holy Cross Path,
 Sai Wan Ho, Hong Kong 
 Flat B, 11/F,
 Youth Outreach,
 2 Holy Cross Path,
 Sai Wan Ho, Hong Kong  
 Tel. No.    2384 3004   2965 9247 
 Fax No.   2804 8626   2804 8632