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CBS This Morning

"Homeless people wander the city all day long. No one ever says their name with any kind of dignity. Often they never say their name."

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The Boston Globe; Ali Audet

Olivia Allison, a care coordinator at Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program who works with Welcome Home to provide goods for newly housed individuals, said she was nervous at the beginning of the stay at home order that many organizations were working entirely remotely. But when she emailed Welcome Home about providing items for one of her clients, they were able to fulfill the request with curbside pickup.

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Spare Change News; Jordan Frias

Vaccination efforts in Boston-based shelters to be led by Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program 

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The Boston Globe; Adrian Walker

By the time he died on Oct. 29 at the age of 70, Adams had gone from a man living on the streets to a fierce advocate for the street people he viewed as his community.

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WBUR; Deborah Becker

A visible epicenter of the state's opioid epidemic is in Boston — at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Melnea Cass Boulevard, an area commonly called "Mass/Cass."

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Boston Globe; Kay Lazar

Last flu season, about 3,500 homeless Boston residents, roughly half the city’s estimated homeless population, agreed to get the flu shot, said Dr. Denise De Las Nueces, medical director of Boston’s Health Care for the Homeless Program.

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The Boston Herald; Alexi Cohan

"I feel very humbled by it because I feel like I'm just doing my job," says Dr. Jennifer Tan, a dermatologist at Massachusetts General Hospotal and Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program.

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Felice Freyer and Kay Lazar

"I feel like we moved mountains in terms of decongesting shelters, isolating, and quarantining,” said Dr. Jessie M. Gaeta

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Aura Obando, MD

Though this piece is from 2016, it is sadly still relevant today. Read from our Medical Director of our Family Team, Dr. Aura Obando on the social barriers that impact youth experiencing homelessness and how that shows up at school. 

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The Harvard Gazette

“When you spend time with people, you start to see their lives open up.”

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