SROs http://kalw.org en Lives of the Tenderloin remembered http://kalw.org/post/lives-tenderloin-remembered <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Nearly every city in the US has a Tenderloin. Here in San Francisco, it’s a neighborhood home to a dozen social service agencies, low-rent residential hotels, or </span>SROs<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and thousands of low-income – and-no-income – residents. Premature deaths from HIV/AIDS, heart disease, and complications from substance use and abuse mark the lives of many in the Tenderloin. It’s a part of the city known for open drug use. A place many people avoid and one where individual lives can be easily forgotten.</span></p><p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 00:46:02 +0000 Laura Flynn 30160 at http://kalw.org Lives of the Tenderloin remembered