• health
  • Understanding the links between housing and health is increasingly important. (pubfacts.com)
  • Poor housing quality is a predictor of poor health and developmental problems in low-income children. (pubfacts.com)
  • After we adjusted for potential confounding characteristics, we found that children living in nonredeveloped public housing were 39 percent more likely to have one or more repeat visits within one year for acute health care services unrelated to the initial visit, compared to children who lived in redeveloped HOPE VI housing. (pubfacts.com)
  • These findings support the continued redevelopment of public housing as a means of both improving the health of vulnerable high-risk children from low-income neighborhoods and reducing health care costs. (pubfacts.com)
  • Impact of permanent supportive housing on the use of acute care health services by homeless adults. (pubfacts.com)
  • This analysis examined the impact of permanent supportive housing on the use of acute care public health services by homeless people with mental illness, substance use disorder, and other disabilities. (pubfacts.com)
  • The purpose of this study is to provide new data on the relationship between housing quality and health status for people in five HOPE VI public housing developments around the country. (pubfacts.com)
  • Nurses in Supportive Housing are Associated With Decreased Health Care Utilization and Improved HIV Biomarkers in Formerly Homeless Adults. (pubfacts.com)
  • The halfway houses might not be covered by your regular health or medical insurance, and would not also be paid by Medicare in a full form, rather sometimes, partially. (newsinspress.com)
  • support
  • The sole purpose of a halfway house to make sure that people who need support and help, get it so that they can easily transition into a better life, a life of productivity, minus the substances. (newsinspress.com)
  • people
  • A San Francisco study conducted in 2008 showed that the permanent supportive housing program, Direct Access to Housing, dramatically decreased the risk of death in people living with HIV. (pubfacts.com)
  • The halfway houses or the sober houses are recovery homes for people who are newly recovered addicts and are trying to normalize themselves by reintegrating into the society. (newsinspress.com)
  • The people who are seeking shelter in a halfway house are considered to be homeless, and the government would then provide the aids to them as they are homeless. (newsinspress.com)
  • federal
  • Children ages 0-18 with public insurance who sought emergency care from any of three large medical systems in San Francisco were categorized by whether they lived in public housing redeveloped through the federal HOPE VI program, nonredeveloped public housing, or nonpublic housing in a census tract that also contained public housing. (pubfacts.com)
  • HOPE VI is a federal program to replace or redevelop some of the poorest quality public housing in the country. (pubfacts.com)