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Monkeypox Preparedness Considerations for Homeless Shelters


Date Published: September 2022


This document provides a series of preparedness considerations designed to help homeless service providers implement strategies to mitigate the spread of Monkeypox (MPX) in congregate facilities. The considerations can be printed for staff or embedded in operational procedures and protocols.

Visit the Disease Risks and Homelessness page on the HUD Exchange for a full list of resources related to infectious disease prevention and response for homeless providers.

The contents of these materials, except when based on statutory or regulatory authority or law, do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. These materials are intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.

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