The Green & Healthy Homes Initiative: Successful Cross-Sector Collaboration
How can we break the link between unhealthy housing and unhealthy children and families?
- Audience: Environmental health staff, housing specialists, public health nurses, community health workers, public health and other local officials and all Healthy Homes partners
- Format: Online Webinar
- Date/Time: March 23, 2018
- Price: Free
- Length: 1.5 hour
- Credential(s) eligible for contact hours: Certificate of completion
- Competencies: Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Tier 1 Domains: Community Dimensions of Practice and Leadership and Systems Thinking Skills
- Learning Level: Awareness
- Supplemental materials: PowerPoint
About this Webinar
This webinar explores the successful cross-sector collaboration model of the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative (GHHI), a national organization dedicated to breaking the link between unhealthy housing and unhealthy children. The GHHI model replaces stand-alone housing intervention programs with an integrated, whole-house approach. Learn about this successful model of cross-sector collaboration that has improved health, economic and social outcomes for families and communities across the country.
What you'll learn
At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
- Describe the mission and goals of the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative (GHHI)
- Explain how the GHHI “no wrong door” model can remove bureaucratic boundaries and provide benefits on the systems and family levels
- List at least three examples of local level GHHI projects that have brought together innovative funding to bring measurable improvements to health and housing
- Recall where you can go to learn more about GHHI and CT’s GHHI project
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