Tagged: Housing

Why Hospitals and Health Systems Are Becoming Impact Investors

Understanding the reasons hospitals and health systems are changing their investment strategies is important for all communities.

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To Build the Future, Housing Authorities, Schools Join Forces

A growing number of public housing authorities are partnering with local schools to improve community outcomes for young children, because when children do better, communities do too.

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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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Continuing the Conversation: Promoting Inclusive Social Dynamics in Mixed-Income Communities

The Mixed-Income Strategic Alliance highlights the best practices and follow-up take-a-ways from our June Network Commons.

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Join us for the June 4th Network Commons: “Advancing Health Equity Through Mixed-Income Communities” at 10am PT/ 1pm ET

Mixed-income communities have untapped potential to positively impact health outcomes for residents and by promoting inclusive social dynamics.

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A Hole in our Vision: Race, Gender, and Justice in Community Development

Nancy O. Andrews, former president and CEO of the Low Income Investment Fund, confronts the unfinished work ahead for the community development sector.

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Announcing: Health Begins with Home

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

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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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Can federal housing policy influence healthy behaviors?

Non-senior adults receiving federal housing assistance are more physically active than similar unassisted adults.

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What Does It Take to Create a Community Investment Ecosystem? Insights from San Bernardino

In San Bernardino, CA, Dignity Health is helping spark partnerships and accelerate public-private collaborations to ensure that all residents have access to the resources they need for a healthy life.

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The importance of connecting placemaking, health, and community organizing

In Ashland, California, cross-sector partnerships between community development, public health, and city government are building community and reinvesting in housing.

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Revitalized East Lake Neighborhood Shows Value of Targeting Social Determinants of Health

Madeline White of America’s Essential Hospitals reports on the Build Healthy Places Network tour of The Villages of East Lake, a Purpose Built Communities site in Atlanta, Georgia.

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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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Residents of Potrero Housing in San Francisco walk the property with manager, Uzuri Greene, San Francisco, CA. Bridge Housing, San Francisco, Bay area

Rebuild Potrero, San Francisco, California

Trauma-Informed Community Building Sets Stage for Neighborhood Revitalization

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