Shelterforce


Community development magazine published by National Housing Institute.
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Primary geographic focus: NATIONAL
Organization type(s): Media
Tags: Housing, Housing: Affordability

A primary forum for organizers, activists, advocates, and policymakers in the affordable-housing, equitable economic development, neighborhood revitalization, and community organizing movements.

Shelterforce is published by the National Housing Institute, an independent nonprofit organization that examines the issues causing the crisis in housing and community in America. These issues include poverty and racism, disinvestment and lack of employment, safety, and high-quality education. NHI examines how these and other factors affect people as they try to build safe, viable neighborhoods.



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Feature

Making the Right Connections

Katy Reckdahl
Shelterforce
April 21, 2017
A health center in New Orleans has partnered with a legal services agency to better help patients by addressing the social determinants of health. This “medical-legal partnership” is part of a growing trend that’s taking place across the nation.

News Story

The Justice Gap

Katy Reckdahl
Shelterforce
August 24, 2015
If you care about equity, civil legal aid belongs high on the list of crucial disaster recovery programs.



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