Tagged: Health

Join us for our Network Commons: Why Investing in Communities Matters More than Ever in the Time of Coronavirus at 12 pm PT / 3pm ET on 5/6

The solutions to improve the health of communities often transcend the borders of cities or towns.

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Changes to AFFH Will Undermine Social Determinants of Health

As HUD moves to repeal AFFH, it’s time for action

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Healthier Communities: Connecting measures of upstream factors to address structural equity

There are three separate, but related challenges to our ability to translate measures portfolios like Culture of Health into sustainable action to advance health equity that must be addressed.

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Want to prevent violence? Go green

Exposure to green surroundings is the effective violence prevention strategy you may not have heard of.

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Join us for our Network Commons: “Larger Than Cities and Towns: Partnering for Health at a Regional Level” at 10am PT/ 1pm ET on 11/20

The solutions to improve the health of communities often transcend the borders of cities or towns.

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Bridging the Gap — Successful Health and Community Development Partnerships in Practice

Interested in developing a health strategy with partnerships outside of your own sector? Our August 8th webinar explored how to do it.

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Announcing: Health Begins with Home

The new initiative from Enterprise Community Partners ties health with housing.

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“Health Is Wealth”: A Conversation with the U.S. Surgeon General

In this podcast with Dr. Raphael Bostic, the President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, and Dr. Jerome Adams, the Surgeon General of the United States, discuss the connection between health and wealth.

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Measuring Resident Health Outcomes in Affordable Housing

A tool for practitioners to demonstrate the health benefits of affordable housing

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The Health-Housing Nexus: New Answers to Key Questions

The importance of housing to create health is increasingly proven.

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Creating a New Old Brooklyn

Old Brooklyn Community Development Corporation in Cleveland Ohio tackles the social determinants of health.

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Call for Applications: Culture of Health Leaders 2018

The Culture of Health Leaders Program is now accepting applications for the 2018 cohort.  The Build Healthy Places Network is a partner agency in this program and we’re confident the program is a fantastic opportunity for community development professionals at CDC’s, CDFI’s, and related organizations who are already integrating health into their work.

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Applying Health Criteria to the Low Income Housing Tax Credit

What is the Low Income Housing Tax Credit and how can it be used to improve health?

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How an affordable housing developer improved Austin’s health outcomes

What happens when a housing developer joins forces with health providers? Sectors come together for transformational community change.

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Designing for Health in the Outer Mission

Daniel Lau, the Network’s Engagement Manager and researcher at the Green Health Partnership, attended a community meeting for Balboa Upper Yards housing and offers his neighborhood health takeaways

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