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posted 07/29/2020
COVID-19 has underscored the disparities faced by immigrant communities in access to medical care and financial support in the state.

Valeria Fernandez's Blog

COVID-19 has underscored the disparities faced by immigrant communities in access to medical care... more »
posted 07/29/20

Valeria Fernandez's Work

This story was produced as a larger project by Valeria Fernandez for the 2020 National Fellowship, focusing on how indigenous, immigrant communities and people of color have been organizing before and during the pandemic in communities of care to find support and healing.
The Covid-19 pandemic continues to disproportionately affect Latinos. Although doctors continue to advance with physical recovery therapies after infection, little is known about the consequences in mental health.