Youth Leadership in Public Housing: A Community Based Participatory Research project to elevate the needs of young people living in San Francisco's HOPE SF public housing communities
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Public health or related education
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Describe factors of successful CBPR project that engages young adults. Discuss strategies for academic-community based partnerships that focus on work in public housing communities. Identify benefits of youth leadership in assessment and planning processes
Keyword(s): Healthy Housing, Youth
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been one of the course instructors for this assessment practicum and I have also coordinated the community partnership for this work for the past 3 years. I work closely with the city and community leaders for this initiative. My professional experience has been dedicated to developing healthy and fruitful campus-community partnerships and I strongly value our partnership with the public housing community.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.