Unhoused of Malheur County can get free food, clothing at Tuesday event in Ontario

Shane Hewitt, a volunteer at the Origins Faith Community day shelter in Ontario, hands a homeless man a cup of hot noodles. A wellness event to help the homeless is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 25. (The Enterprise/Pat Caldwell)

ONTARIO – An event aimed to help those with unsettled housing is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 25, in Ontario to provide food, clothing and Covid vaccinations.

The Winter Wellness Event runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at 312 N.W. 2nd St. in Ontario. The event is being orchestrated by Origins Faith Community Outreach Initiative and Community in Action.

“We inviting anyone that’s homeless or not in a stable housing situation – doubled with . . .