Happy Healthy Households

PROJECT LOCATION

Brent and Newham, London, UK

Status

Complete

When

2011 – 2012

Health Concern

Tuberculosis

Project Hypothesis

Increasing awareness of the relationship between poor health and poor housing/living conditions will reduce disease stigmatization and incidences of tuberculosis among beneficiary groups.

Beneficiaries

  • 50 community members participated in workshops.
  • 300 students viewed the project’s video Hanging in the Air and engaged in knowledge retention exercises.
  • 1,500 community members reached through engagement efforts, focus group discussions, and presentations.
  • 15,000 Londoners read ARCHIVE’s publications about health and housing.

Research Outcomes

  • In a 3 year period, the community saw a 30% reduction in TB hospitalizations through the efforts of many community-based campaigns.

Project Partners

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