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  Services for Street Sleepers

 
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Service Description
 
The Social Welfare Department has provided subvention to non-governmental organisations to operate three Integrated Services Teams for Street Sleepers to provide a package of integrated services, including day and late-night outreach visits, short-term accommodation, counselling, employment guidance, personal care (e.g. bathing, haircut and meal arrangement, etc), emergency fund, aftercare services and service referrals, etc. The aim is to address the emergency needs of street sleepers and enhance their work motivation and skills, 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 organisations also provide services to street sleepers, including outreaching, counselling, crisis intervention, enquiry service and service referral, 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 Hong Kong Island and Islands)
Shop 1-3, G/F, Fortune Court, 10 Sai On Lane, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong
Telephone No. : 3565 4401
Office Hours : Monday - Friday
  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Salvation Army
(Serving Yau Tsim Mong District)
3/F, 3 Hau Cheung Street, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon
Telephone No. : 2710 8911
Office Hours : Monday - Friday
  10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  Saturday
  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
 
The Salvation Army
(Serving Kowloon (except Yau Tsim Mong District) and the New Territories)
2/F, 1 Lung Chu Street, Tai Hang Tung, Kowloon
Telephone No. : 2735 4168 
Office Hours : Monday - Friday
  10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  Saturday
  10:00 am - 5:00 pm


 
List of integrated family service centres / integrated services centres

Addresses, telephone numbers and operating hours of Integrated Family Service Centres / Integrated Services Centres operated by the Social Welfare Department and subvented non-governmental organisations can be downloaded here.



 
Leaflets on Social Welfare Support Services for Street Sleepers (work in progress)


 
     

 
 


 
 

 

 


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