Homeless shelters protect those exhausted from life on the streets
Some 300 homeless people use the facilities.
Thorough measures to prevent infection.
(Let me take your temperature)
(36.5 degrees Celsius)
If homeless centers shut down, the homeless lose their safeguard.
To protect them, social workers are in a state of emergency every day.
Time to check on the homeless
Social workers take care of the homeless in epidemic prevention blind spots
LEE Soo-beom, Field Manager
Seoul Dasiseogi Support Center for Homeless
The homeless are generally not in good health and drink a lot.
Trying to persuade them to wear masks is often tough.
In that respect, there are difficulties.
Social workers looking after the homeless
are hidden heroes in the battle against Covid-19.