A Code Red Extreme Heat Alert has been issued from Wednesday, July 17 to Monday, July 22. Cooling centers around the city will be open from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. Find more information about these centers here.

X

Our News

What's happening in our Health Care for the Homeless community...

06.12.18

The Fund the Trust Act hit an unexpected speedbump on the road to providing sustained funding to the Affordable Housing Trust Fund. As a result, our lunch-and-learns this week are cancelled.

1206
06.12.18

Sylvia and Tony were first in line to get their hands dirty when L. Warner Companies (TWC) volunteers showed up for a sunny day of gardening at our downtown clinic on June 1.

1203
06.11.18

It’s officially summer, and the long, hot days have already started. Just like the extreme cold of winter, Baltimore’s hot and humid summers pose severe health risks to people experiencing homelessness. Without food, water or shelter, people may suffer dehydration, heat exhaustion and stroke.

1200
06.05.18

This is a BIG moment for the future of affordable housing in Baltimore. And we need your help.

1194
05.30.18

Q&A with Director of Housing Services Lawanda Williams, LCSW-C on food, diabetes and homelessness

At this year’s National Health Care for the Homeless Conference, you presented on a panel titled Managing Diabetes and Chronic Disease through a Social Determinants Lens. What does that mean?

1186
05.21.18

Last winter, Ray Fitzberger got frostbite on his legs and feet. Doctors had to remove three toes on his left foot. Not long after the surgery, Ray was released from the hospital.

Every day, people we know and love undergo surgery to address life-threatening conditions. If they have no place to go, they get discharged back to the streets.

1177
05.14.18

“I didn’t expect to end up here,” Mr. Clarke says, sitting next to his son in an exam room. “Coming here from a different country, you’re supposed to do better, not worse.”

1170
05.10.18

On Monday, April 16, we joined the Baltimore Housing Roundtable, Housing for All, City Councilman John Bullock and City Council President Jack Young to introduce the Fund the Trust Act, a bill that would create a funding stream for the city’s Affordable Housing Trust Fund.

1106
05.09.18

Deirdre Hoey, LCSW-C discusses yoga as alternative therapy.

1167
04.25.18

Thanks to the leadership of our National Council team, staff members visited Washington D.C. on April 18 to talk health care, housing and opioids with members of the Maryland delegation.

Staff members made an impressive amount of stops and visited with elected officials…

1133

Pages