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Wednesday, April 9, 2014

In S. King County, an extraordinary effort to bring better health

Burmese refugee Thian Mawy, 19, with her baby, Peter, at their Tukwila apartment, sometimes struggles with transportation to medical appointments. For many low-income families like Mawy’s, lack of transportation keeps them from getting health care. Global to Local, a coalition of groups working on health issues in South King County, has tried to help by organizing carpools and bus vouchers.