Charles is a soft spoken gentleman who is easy to befriend. He was employed as a gardener, but lost his job when he became ill with diabetes. Along with his job, Charles lost his health insurance. He arrived one Wednesday … Continue reading →
Naum had severe headaches for eight months. Alone and scared, without insurance or money to pay for medical care, Naum—who speaks only Portuguese—didn’t know where to turn for help. Naum’s landlord and friend had told him about Shepherd’s Hope, and … Continue reading →
Maria had a good job with health insurance, two young, active children, a comfortable apartment and a happy outlook. Then she fell ill. “I tried to keep things together, but when I began to have serious absenteeism, my boss laid … Continue reading →
Shepherd's Hope is a faith-based organization of volunteers that exists to provide access to health care for the uninsured.