The Hong Kong Council of Social Service

The Hong Kong Council of Social Service (HKCSS) acts as an intermediary, to establish a platform for different stakeholders, such as owners, NGOs, professionals, and other sector, to jointly promote and develop social housing. HKCSS coordinates the construction process of transitional social housing projects, including renting land from the government or private developers, raising funds, entrusting contractors, introducing interested organizations, connecting with relevant stakeholders, etc.

The qualified organization could apply to be the service operator and implement social service program for resident during the lease term. The programme aim at building network, and capital so that tenants can contribute to the community and be able to live independently in the community in the future.

Since 2017, HKCSS carried out “Community Housing Movement” (CHM) and “Modular Social Housing” (MSH). CHM provided social housing using the vacant building units in cooperation with 14 NGOs in the project.; MSH provided social housing using the vacant land with "Modular Integrated Construction" in cooperation with 3 NGOs in the project.

The Qualified Service Operators (in no particular order)

The Salvation Army

Hong Kong Christian Service The Society of Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention, Hong Kong
Good House J Life Foundation Silence
Christian Action Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council Limited Society for Community Organization
St. James’ Settlement Aberdeen Kai-fong Welfare Association Social Service HKSKH Lady MacLehose Centre
Hong Kong Christian Mutual Improvement Society Hong Kong Young Women's Christian Association Kwun Tong Methodist Social Service
Lok Sin Tong Caritas Wong Yiu Nam Centre Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
Yan Oi Tong Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Asbury Methodist Social Service
Richmond Fellowship of Hong Kong Christian Concern for the Homeless Association South Kwai Chung Service Centre
Hong Kong Lutheran Social Service, LC-HKS Kwai Tsing Safe Community and Healthy City Association Evangelical Lutheran Church Social Service - Hong Kong
Yuen Long Church Chow Sung Chu Oi Youth Centre Hong Kong Student Aid Society Limited The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups
The ABM Hong Kong Swatow Baptist Church Community Service Association Pok Oi Hospital Yang Memorial Methodist Social Service
Oxfam Hong Kong