Homeless Population Fear Shelters for Possible COVID-19 Exposure

Homeless Population Fear Shelters for Possible COVID-19 Exposure

A large population of people already in poor health living on the street has serious coronavirus concerns. For those living in close quarters in city-run shelters, there’s the fear of exposure to COVID-19. The Department of Homeless Services has identified more than...
A Guide to Food Pantries and Meal Assistance in NYC

A Guide to Food Pantries and Meal Assistance in NYC

Guide to Food Pantries and Meal Assistance in NYC Before the coronavirus pandemic, 1.2 million residents in New York City faced food insecurity. Now, with hundreds of thousands out of work, the number of hungry New Yorkers could double. A Siena College poll released...
The Psychology Behind Why Some People Won’t Wear Masks

The Psychology Behind Why Some People Won’t Wear Masks

(CNN) Most Americans have never had to wear a mask for their health before, let alone while they shop for groceries or go for a run.So, even as businesses or states increasingly require them, rebellion is natural — to a degree, says Dr. David Aronoff, director...