The In Her Hands program launched in 2022, giving more than 200 women in Atlanta's Old Fourth Ward neighborhood monthly payments. Now participants are reflecting on the impact the money has had on their lives halfway through the two-year program.
Most nursing homes are connected by shared staff to seven others. Instead of limiting workers to one facility to curb COVID-19 spread, advocates urge better pay and more PPE for nursing home staff.
There are dividing lines when it comes to how families are weathering the pandemic: Those living in big cities, those making less than $100,000 a year, and Latino and Black families are faring worst.