News

2021

August 10, 2021 – Hawaii News Now: With beds at homeless shelters in high demand, IHS uses testing, vaccines in attempt to manage COVID

July 6, 2021 – Honolulu Civil Beat: How local opposition is derailing efforts to develop homeless and housing facilities

June 29, 2021 – US News and World Report: A Paradise for Mental Health Still Sees Pandemic Challenges

June 29, 2021 – KHON2: UH Mānoa students provide learning experience to IHS keiki

June 14, 2021 – Honolulu Star Advertiser: VIDEO: Scott Morishige and Connie Mitchell join the Honolulu Star-Advertiser’s Spotlight Hawaii

June 14, 2021 – Honolulu Star Advertiser: The search is on for landlords to house homeless on Oahu

June 8, 2021 – KITV Island News: Former drug addict becomes mentor to others

May 31, 2021 – KHON2: IHS receives donation of PCR tests to maintain COVID-free zone for Hawaii’s homeless

May 19, 2021 – KITV Island News: Family struggles to get out of homelessness

May 19, 2021 – KITV Island News: Formerly homeless Navy veteran reunites with son

May 14, 2021 – Hawaii News Now: Shelter works to bolster vaccination rates among Oahu’s homeless

May 5, 2021 – KHON2: IHS enlists help of guest chefs from closed Hawaii restaurant

April 30, 2021 – KITV Island News: More Seniors Homeless on the Streets

April 16, 2021 – KITV Island News: Those experiencing homelessness still eligible to receive stimulus checks

April 7, 2021 – Hawaii News Now: DLNR Crews clean out more than homeless camps at Diamond Head

April 6, 2021 – HI Now Daily: Friends of Hawaii Charities announces $1.3 million in grants for local non-profits

March 21, 2021 – Honolulu Star Advertiser: Island Voices- Connie Mitchell “Ways to Help the Mentally Ill Homeless”

March 16, 2021 – Hawaii News Now: Medical teams hit the street to vaccinate Hawaii’s most vulnerable homeless people

February 25, 2021 – Honolulu Civil Beat: Proposal would streamline involuntary treatment of those with severe mental illness

January 2, 2021 – KITV Island News: Non-profit says need for Coronavirus shot is high among Hawai’i’s homeless

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