Homeless Health Initiative

CHOP's Homeless Health Initiative (HHI) provides free health services to women and children living in local emergency housing shelters. Dedicated volunteers from the HHI offer high-quality medical and dental care, health education, and more to shelter residents in the Philadelphia area.

Homeless Health Initiative: Carla Campbell's Story

Our Team

Through the Homeless Health Initiative, dedicated volunteers — including doctors, nurses, dentists, social workers and students — provide families experiencing homelessness with important healthcare services, including primary care and specialty care.