WATCH: EHF’s Elena Marks joins other national funders in video to thank public health workers during COVID-19 crisis
“Thank you for all your work to improve #HealthNotJustHealthCare,” says EHF’s Elena Marks to American’s public health workers during National Public Health Week in a new video with other national funders of The BUILD Health Challenge.
We are grateful to our current grantees and partners who help us realize our vision of healthy communities for all. That’s why EHF’s COVID-19 response plans will focus on these organizations.
We must advance ways to work further upstream to prevent a health crisis from happening in the first place and building resiliency for when it does come.
EHF’s Elena Marks talks about improving health, not just health care and COVID-19 on Policy Matters Podcast
How could efforts to address the non-medical, underlying causes of poor health like unsafe neighborhoods, access to healthy eating, and affordable health care have helped battle #COVID19 before it hit us?
EHF is currently developing a COVID-19 response plan that takes a strategic, long-term approach. While we don’t know what’s coming next in this crisis, we do know that there’s going to be a long road ahead.
In just five years of full operation, EHF has become a leading advocate for improving health by reshaping the health care conversation to focus on addressing the non-medical, root causes of poor health.
Say Yes! to better health for Texans. Check out the newly-released training manual that clinics and organizations can use to help their communities learn about the importance of participating in Census 2020.
The 2020 Pediatric Brain Health Summit is being held March 23-24 in Austin and brings together community-based organizations and health care professionals to discuss and learn about strategies for promoting strong brains for the youngest Texans.
Report highlights ways for clinics and pediatric practices to integrate early childhood brain-building models
Well-child visits provide a unique opportunity for promoting positive parenting practices and child brain development. Researchers describe four examples of brain-building models that health centers can implement.
New research shows effective early brain-building models are only reaching a fraction of Texas families
Researchers at Texans Care for Children found that effective early brain-building programs only reach a fraction of Texas families who could benefit.
From home-visiting programs to innovative models based in pediatric clinics, EHF is providing $3.5 million to efforts that are focused on helping parents and caregivers promote early childhood brain development. It’s part of EHF’s plan to give the youngest Texans in need the best chance at a healthy life.