<strong>Constance Abbey co-founder Margery Wolcott greets one of her “neighbors” in as safe a fashion as possible since the onset of COVID-19 social distancing on April, 2, 2020. Constance Abbey is seeing an uptick in traffic as many churches close their doors for social distancing and other homeless facilities cut back to minimize spreading the virus.</strong> (Jim Weber/Daily Memphian)

Pandemic stretches help for homeless

Social distancing guidelines force centers to limit services

Social distancing is creating big challenges for local organizations that provide services and meals to the needy in Memphis.


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