KOUYOUMDJIAN, HWANG: Time in custody offers a perfect opportunity to intervene and prevent health issues from arising after release
KOUYOUMDJIAN, HWANG: Most people in jail are dealing with both serious medical problems and difficult social situations
The overall health of people living on low incomes is deeply impacted by their lack of access to dental care
And what we can do about it
‘Housing First’ is based on the principle of providing housing to those in need before they’re deemed ‘ready’ to re-enter society.