Announcements

Enhancing Health Center & Housing Authority Partnerships through AmeriCorps VISTA

Panelists from the National Nurse-Led Care Consortium (NNCC) and the Housing Authority of Chester County (HACC) discussed the historic foundation of the AmeriCorps VISTA program and its integration in health centers and public housing authorities.

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Public Housing and Opportunities for Health Center Expansion

This webinar explored best practices for partnering with Public Housing Authorities to determine a health center’s accessibility to public housing communities, opportunities to expand services for vulnerable, isolated communities, and to identify new markets.

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Innovative Strategies to Increase Screening of Children for Lead Poisoning

Protecting children from exposure to lead is crucial to lifelong health, as even low levels of lead in blood have been shown to affect children’s IQ, ability to pay attention, and academic achievement.

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HUD issues Final Rule on smoke-free public housing

HUD issues Final Rule on smoke-free public housing. PHA-administered buildings have 18 months to comply.

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Recording Now Available for "Counting Public Housing Residents for the 2016 UDS Report"

The recording of "Counting Public Housing Residents for the 2016 UDS Report" with Alex Lehr O’Connell is now available. 

Access the webinar and slide deck HERE!

Recording Now Available for Navigating the Housing Arena from Public to Supportive Housing

The recording of "Navigating the Housing Arena from Public to Supportive Housing", with Kristine Gonnella and Kim Keaton, is now available.

Access the webinar and slide deck HERE!

Counting Residents of Public Housing Report findings

Community Health Partners for Sustainability conducted a survey about Counting Residents of Public Housing in April 2016 via Survey Monkey. The responses helped us better understand how health centers are reporting their patient population living in public housing.
Review the infographic 
HERE!

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