A temporary cold shelter at Henry G. Leong Community Centre in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Jonathan Wong
A temporary cold shelter at Henry G. Leong Community Centre in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Jonathan Wong

No Lunar New Year festivities for Hong Kong’s homeless who seek refuge from cold weather in temporary shelters

  • As residents revel in final day of public holiday, rough sleepers struggle to find good night’s sleep at shelters across city
  • Authorities have opened 18 temporary cold shelters at community centres amid cold weather warning

A temporary cold shelter at Henry G. Leong Community Centre in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Jonathan Wong
A temporary cold shelter at Henry G. Leong Community Centre in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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