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Evidence-Based Resource Summary

Strength of Evidence: 
4 out of 4
4 out of 4
Year Published: 
2001

Health Equity: Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Programs

Description of Resource: 
The Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends tenant-based rental assistance programs to reduce exposure to crimes against person and property and decreases in neighborhood social disorder. Tenant-based rental assistance programs provide vouchers or direct cash assistance to allow low-income families more housing options than they could afford by themselves.

Evidence-Based Resource Details

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Developed By: 
Community Preventive Services Task Force
Developer Type: 
Non-Federal Government
Healthy People 2020 Topic Area(s): 
Adolescent Health
Social Determinants of Health
Healthy People 2020 Objectives: 
Resource Type: 
Citation: 
The Community Guide [Internet]. Health Equity: Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Programs. c2001– [cited 2017 Feb 13]. Available from: https://www.thecommunityguide.org/findings/health-equity-tenant-based-rental-assistance-programs