Reaching Unsheltered People
Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
April 3, 2020 | 12-1 p.m. CT
The second in our weekly town halls on the COVID-19 crisis and homelessness will address the unique challenges of people living in encampments and other outdoor locations. Unsheltered people may not run the same risks of congregation like those in shelters do, but are already at greater risk of poor sanitation, violence, forced displacement, and disconnection from service providers, among other things. We will tackle these distinct issues with a panel that includes internationally recognized street medicine experts and outreach workers. Ample time will be dedicated to discussion and problem-sharing.
- Jim Withers, MD, Founder, Street Medicine Institute and Operation Safety Net, Pittsburgh, PA
- James O’Connell, MD, President, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Council, Boston, MA
- Moderator: Bobby Watts, Chief Executive Officer, National Health Care for the Homeless Council
View This Webinar:
Webinar: View on YouTube.
Subscribe today to Receive our latest e-newsletters
This website is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $1,967,147 with 20 percent financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.
Copyright © 2022 National Health Care for the Homeless Council, Inc.
604 Gallatin Ave., Suite 106 | Nashville, TN 37206 | (615) 226-2292
Privacy and Payment Policies