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National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH We provide training and technical assistance for federally-funded health centers.

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According to this article published by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), HUD has housed over 1...
02/05/2023

According to this article published by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), HUD has housed over 100,000 families and individuals through its House America program, which is dedicated to addressing the homelessness crisis in the U.S.

Click on the link to read more. https://bit.ly/3DiSEkz

The CDC has recently launched a website that will allow people to search from places that offer free COVID-19 testing si...
02/04/2023

The CDC has recently launched a website that will allow people to search from places that offer free COVID-19 testing sites near them.

Click on the link to read more. https://bit.ly/3R88Afg

Please join NCHPH in our "Improving Cultural Competence and Humility in Diabetes Care" webinar on 4/4 at 1pm. In this we...
02/03/2023

Please join NCHPH in our "Improving Cultural Competence and Humility in Diabetes Care" webinar on 4/4 at 1pm. In this webinar, NCHPH will discuss the importance of cultural competence and humility in diabetes care.

Link: https://bit.ly/404NBOE

Make sure to register for "The Role of Community Health Workers in Breast Cancer Screening Equity" webinar in collaborat...
02/03/2023

Make sure to register for "The Role of Community Health Workers in Breast Cancer Screening Equity" webinar in collaboration with the Nurse-Led Care Consortium on 2/8 at 2:00 PM ET. We'll see you there!

Register here: http://bit.ly/3DgTnCR

NCHPH will be hosting a learning collaborative, "How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in your Community: A Training Guide for ...
02/02/2023

NCHPH will be hosting a learning collaborative, "How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in your Community: A Training Guide for Community Health Workers", on 2/23 at 2pm. This session will focus on the CDC’s “The Road to Health” toolkit, designed specifically for CHWs who provide outreach education to Hispanic/Latino and African American/African Ancestry communities, groups at higher risk for type 2 diabetes.

Link: https://bit.ly/3WA4yxq

Check out the slides and recording for the "CHWs and Turning SDOH Screening into Action: Using Screening to Make a Diffe...
02/02/2023

Check out the slides and recording for the "CHWs and Turning SDOH Screening into Action: Using Screening to Make a Difference" webinar!

Link: https://bit.ly/3DiwX4k

NCHPH would like to commend  North East Medical Services (NEMS) -   東北醫療中心 for creating the Senior Bingo and Physical Ac...
02/01/2023

NCHPH would like to commend North East Medical Services (NEMS) - 東北醫療中心 for creating the Senior Bingo and Physical Activity program for older adults. This program aims to improve older adults' health and well-being by having monthly thematic discussions and physical activity through a bingo game.

Link: https://bit.ly/3DjIpN4

Have you registered for the "Food Decision Making and its Effects on Sugar Control" webinar on 2/15 at 1pm?  In this web...
02/01/2023

Have you registered for the "Food Decision Making and its Effects on Sugar Control" webinar on 2/15 at 1pm? In this webinar, panelists will review health center obesity data, discuss and list healthy food choices, and review interventions to help health center patients in food decision-making.

Register here: https://bit.ly/3QiSUp7

Check out the slides and recording of our "The Challenges in the Development of Diabetes Prevention in Public Housing Se...
01/31/2023

Check out the slides and recording of our "The Challenges in the Development of Diabetes Prevention in Public Housing Settings" webinar!

Link: https://bit.ly/3Jki59u

Make sure to register for the "FY23 AmeriCorps State and National NOFOs Best Practices in Developing Performance Measure...
01/31/2023

Make sure to register for the "FY23 AmeriCorps State and National NOFOs Best Practices in Developing Performance Measures" webinar on 2/15 at 1pm. This session will provide an overview of FY23 AmeriCorps State and National Best Practices in Development Performance Measures.

Link: https://bit.ly/3BWcqkF

The CDC has established a new blood lead reference. Click on the link to read the letter published by CDC and HRSA.Link:...
01/30/2023

The CDC has established a new blood lead reference. Click on the link to read the letter published by CDC and HRSA.

Link: https://bit.ly/3wxOO3j

Please join  and the National Nurse-Led Care Consortium on 2/8 at 2:00 PM ET for our webinar, The Role of Community Heal...
01/30/2023

Please join and the National Nurse-Led Care Consortium on 2/8 at 2:00 PM ET for our webinar, The Role of Community Health Workers in Breast Cancer Screening Equity. In this webinar, we will discuss breast cancer screening interventions and more.

Register for the webinar at: http://bit.ly/3DgTnCR

According to this article published by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the new proposed rule will ...
01/29/2023

According to this article published by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the new proposed rule will allow for the fair housing mandate to be furthered and thus allow everyone equitable access to housing.

Link:https://bit.ly/3HjHOx4

According to this article published by HHS, the increase in health insurance coverage has been linked to the Biden-Harri...
01/28/2023

According to this article published by HHS, the increase in health insurance coverage has been linked to the Biden-Harris administration since they have made expanding access to health insurance and lowering health care costs for America’s families a top priority.

Link: https://bit.ly/3wfL6vd

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Make sure to register for the "Food Decision Making and its Effects on Sugar Control" on 2/15 at 1pm. In this webinar, p...
01/27/2023

Make sure to register for the "Food Decision Making and its Effects on Sugar Control" on 2/15 at 1pm. In this webinar, panelists will review health center obesity data, discuss and list healthy food choices, and review interventions to help health center patients in food decision-making.

Register here: https://bit.ly/3QiSUp7

Please join NCHPH in the "FY23 AmeriCorps State and National NOFOs Best Practices in Developing Performance Measures" we...
01/26/2023

Please join NCHPH in the "FY23 AmeriCorps State and National NOFOs Best Practices in Developing Performance Measures" webinar on 2/15 at 1pm. This session will provide an overview of FY23 AmeriCorps State and National Best Practices in Development Performance Measures.

Link: https://bit.ly/3BWcqkF

Check out the slides and recording for the "AMIGAS Cervical Cancer Prevention Program Learning Collaborative".  This lea...
01/26/2023

Check out the slides and recording for the "AMIGAS Cervical Cancer Prevention Program Learning Collaborative". This learning collaborative provided an overview of the AMIGAS program to guide CHWs on how to promote cervical cancer screening resources and education in English and Spanish to Hispanic women who may be at high risk of cervical cancer in their community to improve health outcomes.

Link: https://bit.ly/3DbygSE

The HPV virus is common among women and is the main cause of cervical cancer. Click on the link to learn more about how ...
01/26/2023

The HPV virus is common among women and is the main cause of cervical cancer. Click on the link to learn more about how women can protect themselves.

Link: https://bit.ly/3j8xfDV

NCHPH would like to commend Codman Square Health Center and many other healthcare providers and environmental activists ...
01/25/2023

NCHPH would like to commend Codman Square Health Center and many other healthcare providers and environmental activists for collaborating with civil organizations to share with the community how air pollution in the Dorchester-Roxbury area affects residents’ health.

Link: https://bit.ly/3CYCywf

Tune into the "Special and Vulnerable Populations COVID-19 Forum" THIS FRIDAY at 2 pm. We'll see you there! Register her...
01/24/2023

Tune into the "Special and Vulnerable Populations COVID-19 Forum" THIS FRIDAY at 2 pm. We'll see you there!

Register here: https://bit.ly/3ItzPhX

If you haven't already, make sure to register for our "Compassion Fatigue: Navigating the Unknown, Taking Time for Self-...
01/23/2023

If you haven't already, make sure to register for our "Compassion Fatigue: Navigating the Unknown, Taking Time for Self-Compassion and Resilience" webinar on 1/26 at 1pm! We'll see you there!

LINK: https://bit.ly/3Cv2bER

According to this article published by HHS, Approximately $245 million was awarded to support the healthcare workforce a...
01/22/2023

According to this article published by HHS, Approximately $245 million was awarded to support the healthcare workforce and address mental health needs among the youth. This award will allow for further support of school-based programs and allow for the advancement of youth mental health across the U.S.

Link: https://bit.ly/3X2hFbz

According to an article published by the CDC, announced people entering the U.S. from the People’s Republic of China mus...
01/21/2023

According to an article published by the CDC, announced people entering the U.S. from the People’s Republic of China must demonstrate a negative COVID-19 test or recovery documentation. As a result, CDC hopes to slow down the spread of COVID-19 across the U.S.

Link: https://bit.ly/3GYTwNA

The slides and recording for our "Screening for Broadband Access and Digital Health Literacy in Public Housing Patients"...
01/20/2023

The slides and recording for our "Screening for Broadband Access and Digital Health Literacy in Public Housing Patients" are now available!

Link: https://bit.ly/3ISKFhS

Have you registered for our "Compassion Fatigue: Navigating the Unknown, Taking Time for Self-Compassion and Resilience"...
01/19/2023

Have you registered for our "Compassion Fatigue: Navigating the Unknown, Taking Time for Self-Compassion and Resilience" webinar on 1/26 at 1pm?

Register HERE: https://bit.ly/3Cv2bER

NCHPH would like to commend Zufall Health, located in New Jersey, for its innovative efforts in addressing the open enro...
01/18/2023

NCHPH would like to commend Zufall Health, located in New Jersey, for its innovative efforts in addressing the open enrollment period for health insurance coverage. To help with open enrollment, they have certified insurance enrollment specialists available through a toll-free hotline who can help answer insurance-related questions and provide assistance with applications. Click on the link below to read more!

Link: https://bit.ly/3ITOSBL



*Image courtesy of Zufall Health*

The slides and recording for our "Coping with Stress and Compassion Fatigue in Health Center Settings Webinar Series: Pa...
01/17/2023

The slides and recording for our "Coping with Stress and Compassion Fatigue in Health Center Settings Webinar Series: Part 1" and "Building Value and Return On Investment in Housing and Health Partnerships Webinar" are now available!

Coping with Stress and Compassion Fatigue in Health Center Settings Webinar Series: Part 1 link = https://bit.ly/3GVjmlt

Building Value and Return On Investment in Housing and Health Partnerships Webinar = https://bit.ly/3ZDZ1su

Make sure to join several National Training and Technical Assistance Partner organizations in the "Special and Vulnerabl...
01/16/2023

Make sure to join several National Training and Technical Assistance Partner organizations in the "Special and Vulnerable Populations COVID-19 Forum" on 1/27 at 2 pm. The forum will focus on Long COVID and its status, challenges, and promising practices.

Register here: https://bit.ly/3ItzPhX

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According to this article published by HHS, a National Disaster Medical System was deployed to the University of New Mex...
01/15/2023

According to this article published by HHS, a National Disaster Medical System was deployed to the University of New Mexico Children’s hospital!

Read more: https://bit.ly/3ItDCMh

According to an article published by the CDC, the number of individuals under 20 with diabetes could potentially increas...
01/14/2023

According to an article published by the CDC, the number of individuals under 20 with diabetes could potentially increase.

Link: https://bit.ly/3jK4QUz

Please join NCHPH in our webinar "Food Decision Making and its Effects on Sugar Control" on 2/15 at 1 pm.  In this webin...
01/12/2023

Please join NCHPH in our webinar "Food Decision Making and its Effects on Sugar Control" on 2/15 at 1 pm. In this webinar, panelists will review health center obesity data, discuss and list healthy food choices, and review interventions to help health center patients in food decision-making.

Register here: https://bit.ly/3QiSUp7

NCHPH would like to congratulate Oconee Valley Healthcare for being named a Gold Level Advocacy Center of Excellence (AC...
01/11/2023

NCHPH would like to congratulate Oconee Valley Healthcare for being named a Gold Level Advocacy Center of Excellence (ACE). This recognition is given to health centers that prioritize advocacy and engage in policy issues affecting patients and health centers.

Link: https://bit.ly/3vGG9en

Join NCHPH in the "Special and Vulnerable Populations COVID-19 Forum" on 1/27 at 2 pm. The Forum will identify, share, a...
01/10/2023

Join NCHPH in the "Special and Vulnerable Populations COVID-19 Forum" on 1/27 at 2 pm. The Forum will identify, share, and promote promising practices while highlighting and addressing challenges.

Register here: https://bit.ly/3ItzPhX

NCHPH will host the "Compassion Fatigue: Navigating the Unknown, Taking Time for Self-Compassion and Resilience" webinar...
01/09/2023

NCHPH will host the "Compassion Fatigue: Navigating the Unknown, Taking Time for Self-Compassion and Resilience" webinar on 1/26 at 1 pm. This webinar will explore strategies and ideas to understand the importance of manifesting safety and self-compassion, learn how taking a resiliency and design thinking approach will allow us to navigate crisis and uncertainty, and practice the tools to develop wellness in ourselves and those we serve alongside during this challenging time.

Register here: https://bit.ly/3Cv2bER

NCHPH would like to wish you a happy New Year!
01/01/2023

NCHPH would like to wish you a happy New Year!

NCHPH would like to wish everyone Happy Holidays! We hope everyone enjoys the holiday season with their loved ones!
12/25/2022

NCHPH would like to wish everyone Happy Holidays! We hope everyone enjoys the holiday season with their loved ones!

According to an article published by the CDC, new updates have been made to the COVID-19 vaccine, allowing children from...
12/24/2022

According to an article published by the CDC, new updates have been made to the COVID-19 vaccine, allowing children from ages six months to 5 years to be able to receive a vaccine. Click on the link below to read more.

https://bit.ly/3hsTdk7

Check out our fourth "Implementing Screening of People with Disabilities and Functional Needs during Disasters" learning...
12/23/2022

Check out our fourth "Implementing Screening of People with Disabilities and Functional Needs during Disasters" learning collaborative recording. In this learning collaborative session by NCHPH, participants discussed how to reach out to statewide or local disability organizations to help them recruit and enlist volunteers with disabilities.

Link: https://bit.ly/3G27ihT

Check out our "HUD Strong Families Initiative" podcast. This podcast explores the HUD Strong Families Initiative and its...
12/22/2022

Check out our "HUD Strong Families Initiative" podcast. This podcast explores the HUD Strong Families Initiative and its efforts to strengthen, empower and improve the quality of life for HUD-assisted families by focusing on three areas: health, education and economic empowerment.

Link: https://bit.ly/3G3iACL

NEW FUNDING OPPORTUNITY AVAILABLE!The FCC has established an Outreach Grant Program, which provides eligible governmenta...
12/22/2022

NEW FUNDING OPPORTUNITY AVAILABLE!
The FCC has established an Outreach Grant Program, which provides eligible governmental and non-governmental organizations with the funding and resources needed to increase awareness of and participation in the Affordable Connectivity Program. The Affordable Connectivity Program includes a monthly benefit for Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher households among those eligible households most in need of affordable connectivity.

Applications for the Outreach Grant Program are due by 1/9.

For more information, click on the link below:
https://bit.ly/3YMxvID

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NCHPH organizará una serie de seminarios web sobre preparación para emergencias con Asociación de Salud Primaria de Puerto Rico. La serie de seminarios web de dos sesiones proporcionará una descripción general de las mejores prácticas y desafíos que enfrentan los centros de salud durante las emergencias y el papel de las PCAs en el liderazgo de una respuesta de emergencia. (Ambas sesiones se realizarán en español)
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It's National Health Center Week!

To celebrate, the National Association of Community Health Centers has dedicated each day to a different focus area to raise awareness about the mission and accomplishments of health centers. The focus of Day 1 was public health in housing.

Did you know health centers serve over 4.4 million public housing residents?

Learn about social determinants of health for this population in this publication from the National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH: https://bit.ly/3gKv2YJ
Do you know the benefits of breastfeeding? According to National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH, it has shown that being breastfed can lead to a healthier life for babies. The many health benefits include:
-Protection against many common infections
-Nutritionally balanced meals
-Better survival for the first year of life
NEW RESOURCE in the Health Center Resource Clearinghouse: Secondary Traumatic Stress Identification, Mitigation and Improving Work Satisfaction for Health Center Staff During the COVID-19 Pandemic developed by the National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH. Find it here: https://bit.ly/31DnqCH
In ONE HOUR - join the Special and Vulnerable Populations Task Force for the third installment of the Diabetes National Learning Series. MHP Salud, National Center for Farmworker Health, Inc., and National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH curated a list of expert speakers to discuss health literacy and diabetes.

Register: http://bit.ly/3bqOJ5H
TOMORROW! Join the Special and Vulnerable Populations Task Force for the third installment of the Diabetes National Learning Series. MHP Salud, National Center for Farmworker Health, Inc., and National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH will share information on health literacy and diabetes.

Register: http://bit.ly/3bqOJ5H
COSSMA colabora con el National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH en un seminario virtual donde se abordarán temas de interés acerca de la crisis de opiáceos y el desorden de abuso de sustancias en las comunidades. El Dr. Héctor O. Santos, médico en el Departamento de Salud Mental de COSSMA, junto a otro panel de expertos nacionales formarán parte de esta gran oportunidad de crecimiento. ¡Regístrate YA! https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6788837093462131468
Need resources for Diabetes Awareness Month?

Head over to the Special and Vulnerable Populations Task Force's National Learning Series on Diabetes! The four-part webinar series focuses on morbidities associated with diabetes.

Check out the series at diabetes.aapcho.org.

Task force members include Corporation For Supportive Housing , Farmworker Justice , Fenway Health , Health Outreach Partners , MHP Salud , Migrant Clinicians Network , National Center for Equitable Care for Elders, National Center for Farmworker Health, Inc. , National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH , National Health Care for the Homeless Council , NNOHA - National Network for Oral Health Access , National Nurse-Led Care Consortium , and School-Based Health Alliance
Join us at 12 p.m. ET on November 14 for “Housing is Health Care: Prevalence and Considerations across the Housing Spectrum” with CSH and the National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH. Learn about the importance of housing as a social determinant of health and the health care needs and challenges of individuals that are , live in supportive housing, or are public housing residents. Register: https://bit.ly/2pqZulg
Recognizing Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking –
Friday, October 25 at 11:00 am MST.
In a one-hour webinar, the National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH will point out signs of domestic violence and human trafficking that can be identified by clinicians and staff in health settings. https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8187028853516299533https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8187028853516299533https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8187028853516299533https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8187028853516299533
Webinar: Recognizing Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking
Friday, October 25 at 11:00 am MST.
In a one-hour webinar, the National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPHwill point out signs of domestic violence and human trafficking that can be identified by clinicians and staff in health settings.
https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8187028853516299533
The Special and Vulnerable Populations Diabetes Task Force, comprised of 13 National Cooperative Agreement (NCA) partners, have created "Diabetes in Special and Vulnerable Populations: A National Learning Series" to increase foundational knowledge of effective strategies to prevent, treat, and manage diabetes among special and vulnerable Health Center Program patients.

On Tuesday, April 9th at 2 PM ET, Fenway Health, National Center for Health in Public Housing - NCHPH, and the National Care for Equitable Care for Elders will share insight on "Behavioral Health and Substance Use Disorder Integration in Older Adults with Cognitive Impairments."

Register for the webinar at http://bit.ly/2J9tJ9x. Learn more about the national learning series at the diabetes.aapcho.org
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