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

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.