Vulnerable Populations News


*NEW* Vulnerable Populations at Greater Risk for COVID-19 National Nurse Led Consortium, April 21rst 2020


Agricultural Workers

*NEW* The COVID-19 Outbreak and Food Production Workers: Who is at Risk? Kaiser Family Foundation, June 3, 2020
*NEW* Worker Shortage Concerns Loom in Immigrant-Heavy Meatpacking NBC South Florida Video, May 26, 2020
*NEW* Facing South Florida: Florida Farmworkers CBS Miami Video, May 31, 2020
Frontline Farmworkers Are Defenseless and Terrified Jacobin Magazine, April 20, 2020
GRANT: Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network USDA Grant Program Grants to initiate, expand, or sustain programs that provide behavioral health counseling, referral, and other forms of assistance for agricultural workers in crisis. Deadline: June 23, 2020
Meat and Poultry Packing Industry Interim Guidance CDC and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Frontline Farmworkers Are Defenseless and Terrified Jacobin Magazine, April 20, 2020
Coronavirus Relief for Florida Farmworkers Farmworker Association of Florida 

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General Population




Homeless and Housing Challenged

*NEW* Equitable Housing Policy Central to Addressing COVID-19 Pandemic National Nurse Led Consortium, March 23rd 2020
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Hurricane Victims



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Justice Involved

Florida leaders consider better approaches to handle the mentally ill’s revolving jail door Florida Phoenix, August 2019



*NEW* How COVID-19 has amplified LGBTQ health care inequities AMA COVID-19 daily video update, May 19t, 2020



School-Based Health

Twenty Years Of School-Based Health Care Growth And Expansion Health Affairs, May 2019


Social Determinants of Health



New health care options under MISSION Act Veteran’s Administration, June 2019

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