Media Articles

  • “Lawrence Uses Hotel Rooms to Offer Safe Quarantine for People Who Live in Crowded Housing” – April 15, 2020 – Paul Singer, WGBH

https://www.wgbh.org/news/local-news/2020/04/15/lawrence-uses-hotel-rooms-to-offer-safe-quarantine-for-people-who-live-in-crowded-housing

  • “Emergency Shelter Opens in Cambridge” – April 14, 2020 – Evan White, Boston 25 News

https://www.boston25news.com/news/health/emergency-shelter-opens-cambridge/WC4YCOOE7ZFCND5DX64ISCCQVQ/

  • “What Do Homeless People in Waltham Do Amid Coronavirus Crisis?” – April 7, 2020 – Jenna Fisher, Waltham Patch

https://patch.com/massachusetts/waltham/what-do-homeless-waltham-do-amid-coronavirus-crisis

  • “200 Homeless Test Positive for Coronavirus in Boston” – April 7, 2020 – Jenna Fisher, Charlestown Patch

https://patch.com/massachusetts/charlestown/200-homeless-test-positive-coronavirus-boston

  • “Progress on Homelessness/COVID-19 is Uneven” – April 3, 2020 – Joe Finn for CommonWealth Magazine

https://commonwealthmagazine.org/opinion/progress-on-homelessnesscovid-19-is-uneven/

  • “As 19 Homeless Test Positive for Coronavirus in Brockton, Heated Tents Established” – April 3, 2020 – Marc Larocque, The Enterprise

https://www.enterprisenews.com/news/20200403/as-19-homeless-test-positive-for-coronavirus-in-brockton-heated-tents-established

  • “More Than a Dozen People at Brockton Homeless Shelter Test Positive for Coronavirus” – April 2, 2020 – 7 News Boston

https://whdh.com/news/more-than-a-dozen-people-at-brockton-homeless-shelter-test-positive-for-coronavirus/

  • “Quincy YMCA to Serve as Secondary Homeless Shelter” – March 31, 2020 – Mary Whitfill, The Patriot Ledger

https://www.patriotledger.com/news/20200331/quincy-ymca-to-serve-as-secondary-homeless-shelter

  • “Where Do Homeless Go When Advised to Stay Home? Attleboro Area Lawmakers Back Bill to Address Problem” – March 30, 2020 – Devyani Chhetri, The Sun Chronicle

https://www.thesunchronicle.com/news/coronavirus/where-do-homeless-go-when-advised-to-stay-home-attleboro/article_07abcd7b-6c87-57ed-a45c-8ba6d643dfb9.html

  • “As Virus Spreads to Homeless, Shelters Say State Lacks Plan” – March 30, 2020 – Isaiah Thompson, WGBH

https://www.wgbh.org/news/local-news/2020/03/30/as-virus-spreads-to-homeless-shelters-say-state-lacks-plan

  • “Advocates Push to Make Social Distancing Possible in Homeless Shelters” – March 26, 2020 – Kasia Jezak, The Daily Free Press

https://dailyfreepress.com/2020/03/26/advocates-push-to-make-social-distancing-possible-in-homeless-shelters/

  • “Fall River Taking Steps to Protect Homeless Population From Coronavirus” – March 24, 2020 – Amanda Burke, The Herald News

https://www.heraldnews.com/news/20200324/fall-river-taking-steps-to-protect-homeless-population-from-coronavirus

  • “Mass. Is Unprepared Should Coronavirus Hit the Homeless, Shelter Operators Say” – March 20, 2020 – Isaiah Thompson, WGBH

https://www.wgbh.org/news/local-news/2020/03/20/mass-is-unprepared-should-caronavirus-hit-the-homeless-shelter-operators-say

  • “Worcester Pursues Interesting COVID-19 Homeless Option” – March 21, 2020 – Joe Finn for CommonWealth Magazine

https://commonwealthmagazine.org/opinion/worcester-pursues-covid-19-homeless-approach/

  • “Packed Brockton Shelter Calls for National Guard to Help With Coronavirus Crisis” – March 17, 2020 – Marc Larocque, The MetroWest Daily News

https://www.metrowestdailynews.com/news/20200317/packed-brockton-homeless-shelter-calls-for-national-guard-to-help-with-coronavirus-crisis/1