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SWD urges public not to take children/family members to care centres today
Attention duty announcers, radio and TV stations:
     Please broadcast the following special announcement immediately, and repeat it at frequent intervals:
     "The Social Welfare Department announces that as there are still uncertain factors affecting the roads and traffic conditions, members of the public are advised not to take their children or family members to child care centres, centres providing after school care programmes, elderly services centres or day rehabilitation units including sheltered workshops, integrated vocational rehabilitation services centres and day activity centres today (November 19). These centres will, however, remain open during their normal operating hours to serve those whose families cannot provide alternative care for them. Members of the public who have the need for the services mentioned may contact the service units concerned in advance."
Ends/Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Issued at HKT 6:00
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