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Healthcare Day for Homeless in Escondido Aug. 8 at Interfaith Community Services


The homeless in downtown San Diego move along streets with their belongings.
The homeless in downtown San Diego move along streets with their belongings. Photo by Chris Stone

Whether it’s a toenail trim and a foot exam or a COVID-19 vaccine, Neighborhood Healthcare, a regional Federally Qualified Health Center in partnership with Interfaith Community Services, will hold Healthcare Day for the Homeless on Aug. 8.

The event on Sunday will take place from 8 a.m. to noon at the Interfaith Community Services’ Escondido location and is expected to draw more than 150 individuals.

The organizers will offer participants at no charge:

  • Shower facilities.
  • Haircut services.
  • Mobile laundry services.
  • A COVID-19 vaccine.
  • Foot exam and nail trimming.
  • Complementary toiletries, dental hygiene bags, T-shirts, socks, and shoes.
  • Shelter assistance.
  • Community resource assistance.

Interfaith Community Services campus is located at 550 W Washington Ave. in Escondido.

Visit www.interfaithservices.org for further information.


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