Homelessness | Homeless people are some of the most vulnerable to infectious diseases—including COVID-19
by Sophia Lee
Posted 3/18/20, 06:06 pm
On a drizzly Tuesday morning in South Los Angeles, the St. John’s Well Child and Family Center mobile clinic had two tents set up for their walk-in patients: One for incoming patients and another to isolate patients who show symptoms of COVID-19 such as coughing, fever, and shortness of breath. Most of these patients are homeless.