Justice and Compassion–Responding to St. Louis’ Own Crisis of Homelessness, Teka Childress

Teka Childress will share an overview of the particular situation of homelessness in St Louis and the great opportunities there are to address it.

Teka Childress was part of the St Louis Catholic Worker community for 35 years and helped operate a house of hospitality and shelter. She also has worked as an outreach worker among unhoused persons for twenty years and has advocated for the rights of unhoused persons.