Health Outcomes | How Housing Matters

Results for Tag "Health Outcomes"

Which Variations in Permanent Supportive Housing Programs Produce Better Outcomes?

The United States has adopted permanent supportive housing as a key tool to treat its chronically homeless population. Stemming from the Housing First model, programs across the country are providing…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Engaging Citizens in Health and Housing Interventions

by Ruth Gourevitch
Community collaboration results in better health outcomes, but engaging citizens is challenging for both health- and housing-sector stakeholders. It doesn’t have to be that way….

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Writing a Prescription for Housing

by Aaron Shroyer
Research estimates that behaviors, social circumstances, and environment—broadly known as social determinants of health—determine approximately 60 percent of our overall health,…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

County Rankings Show Multiple Contributors to Health

How does health vary by county? The 2016 County Health Rankings from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute combine county-level measures from…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Survey Finds Health Needs in Redeveloping Choice Neighborhoods

Through the Choice Neighborhoods Initiative, the federal government has provided grants for the redevelopment of poor quality federally-subsidized housing in distressed neighborhoods….

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Health Benefits of Supportive Housing Can Yield Net Savings

In “How Investing in Housing Can Save on Health Care”, researchers at the National Housing Conference reviewed a wide array of existing research on the cost-effectiveness of housing-based…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Treating Sleep Disorders? Home & Neighborhood Conditions Matter

Too little or too much sleep is associated with poor nutrition, cardiovascular disease, and obesity. Are sleep problems affected by where people live? Research published in the journal Behavioral…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

How Neighborhoods Influence Our Lives & Futures

Just as the home itself matters for its residents, the social environment of neighborhoods impact health outcomes. While physical components of neighborhoods are known to impact health, such as…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Advanced Options

Filter Search:
Month
Day
Year
Events Calendar
Filter Search:
Month
Day
Year
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
Thursday, April 8, 2014
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Please select year

OK
X