Life on Albany Gallery Showing & Reception

The Life on Albany Gallery is an ongoing photographic project that seeks to challenge the stigmatizing narrative about the area unfortunately characterized as “Methadone Mile,” by showing the faces of people experiencing homelessness, substance abuse disorders, and mental illness down the street from SPH. Experience these moving portraits and join us for a conversation about … Continue reading “Life on Albany Gallery Showing & Reception”

Published on January 8th, 2018 in

The Opioid Crisis in America: A Conversation with the US Surgeon General

Thursday, January 25, 2018 4:30–6 p.m. Hiebert Lounge, 72 East Concord Street #SPHDSS18 Please Register The 20th Surgeon General of the United States, Jerome Adams, and Massachusetts Commissioner of Health Monica Bharel will speak at a public event titled “The Opioid Crisis in America: A Conversation with the US Surgeon General” at Boston University School of Public Health. During … Continue reading “The Opioid Crisis in America: A Conversation with the US Surgeon General”

Published on January 7th, 2018 in

Boston Homeless Census

To end chronic homelessness, we need to understand the scope of the problem. To do that, each year the City of Boston conducts a Homeless Census, where we tally the number of people living on the street, in shelters, or in living situations other than permanent housing. When: January 31st, 8:30 PM  (The snow date … Continue reading “Boston Homeless Census”

Published on December 15th, 2017 in

Life on Albany Committee

Three portraits from the Life on Albany Gallery

Where SPH stands on Albany Street, we are neighbors to people who are challenged by substance abuse disorders, mental illness, and homelessness. Join us for a conversation with faculty, staff, students,  and, when available, experts from the Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program along with other local service providers and the Boston University Medical Campus … Continue reading “Life on Albany Committee”

Published on November 13th, 2017 in