New Healthy Places Toolkit gives practical ideas for clinics to address health through the built environment
Designed as a ‘know-before-you-go’ resource, the toolkit provides information on what clinics and communities should know and consider before undertaking built environment projects and offers adaptable resources for front-line staff that enable them to learn about an issue and identify approaches for addressing it.
EHF has developed updated Texas COVID-19 maps that show the number of cases, social vulnerability, unemployment rate, and information about government and philanthropic funding.
New report examines how Houston is supporting immigrant families experiencing chilling effects during COVID-19
A new report from researchers at the Urban Institute and sponsored by EHF assesses Houston’s efforts to support immigrant families in the face of chilling effects around the public charge rule and the COVID-19 pandemic
Statewide Poll: Majority of Texans say state leaders can improve health by addressing non-medical factors like unemployment, neighborhood safety and pollution
Majorities of Texans say improving the economy, reducing pollution, and improving neighborhood safety should be top priorities for state lawmakers to improve health across the state. Plus, COVID-19 highlights why Texans say underlying social and economic conditions dramatically affect their health.
EHF announces $6.5 million in grants to strengthen community-based clinics, expand health benefits enrollment across Texas
New investment includes grants to help clinics address non-medical factors that are often underlying causes of poor health.
$1.3 million in new grants will help more than 30 clinics and organizations working on the front lines serving at-risk communities.