A flash presentation of these images in now available here

Covington's Homeless: A photo documentary
Photos and stories about the homeless community
in Covington, Kentucky, USA.

© 1994 John Decker
  • An index of stories with photos about the homeless in Covington.
  • "Backpack Bill" is a homeless veteran and lives in a "hooch" on the banks of the Ohio River.
  • Photos of Patty and Art who met and fell in love while they were homeless.
  • Many of Covington's homeless end up living in the streets because there are no shelters in this northern Kentucky city.
  • DJ was homeless and lived on the banks of the Ohio River for ten years before he got an apartment in Covington.

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