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How Health Centers Can Promote Benefits of Exercise to Diabetic Public Housing Residents and Promising Practices

Resource Topic: Clinical Issues, Quality Improvement, Social Determinants of Health (SDOH), Special and Vulnerable Populations

Resource Subtopic: Diabetes, Health Equity, Population Health, Community, Health, and Housing Partnerships, Policy and Advocacy.

Keywords: Community Engagement, Health Care Facilities, Nutrition, Obesity, Prevention, Residents of Public Housing.

Year Developed: 2022

Resource Type: Publication.

Primary Audience: Administrative Staff C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIO, COOs, CMOs, etc.) Clinicians Enabling Staff Outreach Staff PCAs
Secondary Audience: Board of Directors

Language(s): English

Developed by: National Center for Health in Public Housing (See other resources developed by this organization).

Resource Summary: This publication by NCHPH discusses the importance of exercise among public housing patients with diabetes, in addition to how it can benefit them.

Resource Details: Exercise as a whole is very crucial to have good long term health, hence it is important to incorporate it to everyday lifestyles. Diabetes is a common disease seen among people living in public housing. This publication focuses on the importance of exercise for residents of public housing.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,625,000 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit