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Homelessness inevitably causes serious health problems. Illnesses that are closely associated with poverty - tuberculosis, AIDS, malnutrition, severe dental problems - devastate the homeless population. Health problems that exist quietly at other income levels - alcoholism, mental illnesses, diabetes, hypertension, physical disabilities - are prominent on the streets. Human beings without shelter fall prey to parasites, frostbite, infections and violence.

~ National Health Care for the Homeless Council

How to prevent from getting Hepatitis A
Illustrated poster for people living homeless

How to prevent from getting Hepatitis A for people living homeless

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