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  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 outreach visits, emergency shelter / short-term accommodation, counselling, employment guidance, provision of facilities for bathing, haircut and meal arrangement, 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 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,
Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong
Telephone No. : 3565 4401
Office Hours : Monday - Friday
  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Salvation Army
(Serving the Yau Tsim Mong District)
3/F, 3 Hau Cheung Street, Yaumatei, Kowloon
Telephone No. : 2710 8911
Office Hours : Monday - Friday
  10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  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
  10:00 am - 1:00 pm

List of integrated family service centres / integrated services centres

Can be downloaded here.

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:

Downloading of the materials for reading and printing can be done through the use of the Adobe(R) acrobat(R) reader software which is available free at the Adobe Systems Inc. Website.

Traditional Chinese version  Acrobat Document
Simplified Chinese version  Acrobat Document
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
Vietnamese version  Acrobat Document





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