In Ashland, California, cross-sector partnerships between community development, public health, and city government are building community and reinvesting in housing.
Research is documenting the harmful effects on children when families must keep moving to find a safe, affordable home.
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.
Our Community Close Ups, a series of nine case studies, digs into how some of these forward-thinking projects have been accomplished.
Hospital Partners with Housing Authority to Put Health at the Center of a Neighborhood Transformation
A hospital partners with a city to develop a health, literacy and recreation hub.
Holistic redevelopment to bring lasting change to a distressed neighborhood
In Detroit, an innovate partnership between a local hospital system and a nonprofit housing organization is anchoring revitalization through a new community development corporation.
Can a community market improve infant health? Can developing a local entrepreneurship culture reduce the number of babies born prematurely?