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Look Outside the Box with Health and Housing Partnerships

The connection between health and community development is on everyone’s lips it seems, and for good reason. And yet the two sectors are really still at the beginning stages of learning how to work together.

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The 100 Million Healthier Lives Adult Well-Being Assessment

The 100 Million Healthier Lives Adult Well-Being Assessment is a seven-item questionnaire to measure well-being in four domains: physical health, mental health, social well-being, and spiritual-well being. The assessment tool was created by the 100 Million Healthier Lives Metrics Development team using previously validated items and input from over 30 leading experts from a variety of public, private, and academic institutions.

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How can HIAs and CHNAs be tools for community development?

Confused by acronym soup? Experts from the Georgia Health Policy Center dispel confusion and explain the differences between HIAs, CHNAs and CHAs and how you can use these tools to boost your work in the community.

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Good physical health critical to economic well-being

‘At least I have my health” is a phrase we use to signify that, of all the items we possess, good health is the most important to our personal well-being. But we often don’t consider the important role good health plays in our economic well-being too.

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New podcast episode from the Federal Reserve highlights connection between health and economic opportunity

A new podcast from the Community Development departments of the Federal Reserve System looks at the benefits of access to healthy neighborhoods.

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Start with the Outcome: Improving Communities with Outcomes Rate Cards

New outcomes-based tools allow governments to identify high priority outcomes, and to flexibly encourage activities toward achieving those outcomes with multiple interventions and strategies.

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