Shelter guests will begin to receive COVID-19 vaccines in late December, early January

Spare Change News; Jordan Frias

Pine Street Inn President Lyndia Downie said Massachusetts is one of the few states that is prioritizing shelters for the unhoused in its rollout of a vaccine. Pine Street is expecting a shipment of about 100 vaccines this week.

The effort, she said, will be led by the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP).