Homelessness is complicated. There’s not one easy or simple solution. But we cannot let those remain excuses for doing nothing, or even too little. In this episode Upstream’s I speak with Jesse Thistle, Ritika Goel and Stephen Hwang on the health impacts of housing and homelessness, and what we can do to get better.
We face several overlapping, interconnected public health crises, like homelessness, addictions and overdoses, crime and justice, and all the downstream costs we all pay for. Could the solution that really works, be the simplest one of all, right in front of our noses?