The Public Health Instituteand the San Francisco Foundation hosted Part 3 of the Healthy People Live in Healthy Places web forum series titled, “Supportive Housing: Bring Care into Homes”. During this web forum, innovators in the supportive housing field discussed policy and fiscal opportunities and challenges presented by the current economic environment, highlighted best practices of supportive housing development partnerships in San Francisco, and presented how effective delivery of clinical services, safety and beauty contribute to improved health outcomes in supportive housing. Listen to the recording.
The American Heart Association and the Public Health Law Center conducted a webinar entitled, “Building Effective and Sustainable Local Gardens to Promote Public Health”. This webinar highlighted examples of successful community, school and employer-sponsored gardening efforts and provide an overview of important legal and policy considerations impacting these efforts. Read a copy of the PowerPoint slides.
National Good Food Network hosted a webinar titled, “USDA & Regional Food Systems: Navigating the Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food Initiative.” The Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food Initiative at USDA is a cross-agency effort focusing on local and regional food systems. View the recording.