Eastern Street Methadone Clinic to cease operation from 1st July


24th June 2022 – (Hong Kong) The Department of Health (DH) announced today that Eastern Street Methadone Clinic at 45 Eastern Street, Sai Ying Pun, will cease operation from 1st July.

After its closure, those who have been receiving methadone treatment there may continue their treatment by attending other methadone clinics without prior applications or referrals.

 “We have informed clients of this methadone clinic and stakeholders about the arrangements. The DH will continue to monitor the utilisation of methadone clinics and adjust their services and operations in response to service needs,” a spokesman for the DH said.