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Vaccinating Hong Kong’s homeless: NGO teams up with medical volunteers to offer Covid-19 jabs for street sleepers

Sleeping rough on the streets in Sham Shui Po, homeless Hongkonger Tu Van-tam, 58, wanted to get vaccinated against Covid-19 for more than a year, but did not know how or where to get a jab. The former construction worker has been homeless for about two years, and survives on the government’s Comprehensive Social Security Assistance monthly allowances. He said he did not have a smartphone to access the government’s vaccination information. “I’ve been worried about getting infected, but I did…

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