Health Care For The Homeless CEO: 'Glaring Holes In Our Social Safety Nets' | WYPR

Health Care For The Homeless CEO: 'Glaring Holes In Our Social Safety Nets'

Mar 19, 2020

Health Care for the Homeless in Baltimore

Citizens who are dealing with poverty and homelessness are at particularly high risk for infection.  After all, how do you self-isolate when you depend on soup kitchens for food?

And what does it mean to socially distance, or shelter in place, when your place is a single bed in a space shared with hundreds of others?   

Kevin Lindamood, president and CEO of Health Care for the Homeless, joins Tom to discuss COVID-19 challenges for those without shelter.