Medical Director, The HealthBus Trust
Dr Maggie Kirk, is a GP with over 20 years experience in homelessness and addictions. She works for the Crescent Providence Surgery, Boscombe, in one of the most deprived areas in England. With the launch of the HealthBus in 2016, she has pioneered accessible and appropriate healthcare reaching patients who are sleeping rough and in emergency accommodation. More recently she has inspired the creation of Hospital Homeless Care Teams in her locality and continues to encourage partnerships between many different professionals and volunteers, who share her desire to see an end to health inequalities affecting people who are homeless.