Men’s shelter in old Hilo hospital accepts its first residents
By STEPHANIE SALMONS Hawaii Tribune-Herald | Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 12:05 a.m.
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Courtesy photo The old Hilo Memorial Hospital has been transformed into an emergency shelter, Keolahou, that will serve single men. The shelter had a soft opening Monday and will formally open next month.
Tribune-Herald file photo Hawaii County is using part of the old Hilo Hospital as an Ohana Zones shelter for homeless men.
The old Hilo Memorial Hospital has a new purpose: helping homeless men.