Homeless Outreach by Waikiki Health

Jul 15, 2013

Waikiki Health Outreach Counselor Althea Chandler greets homeless person in McCully.
Credit Wayne Yoshioka

Waikiki Health certified substance abuse counselor John Leary and outreach coordinator Althea Chandler
Credit Wayne Yoshioka

According to the 2013 Statewide Homeless Point-in-Time Count taken in January, 3 out of 4 unsheltered homeless persons on O’ahu are family members...with at least one child under the age of 18. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka accompanied a homeless outreach team from Waikiki Health and filed this report.