A Successful Community-Based Partnership: Formation and Achievements

  • Nancy L. Rothman Temple University
  • Diane L. Gass Norris Homes and Apartments
Keywords: Highe Education, Campus-Community Partnerships


The formation and achievements of an academic,community partnership between the Department of Nursing, College of Allied Health Professions, Temple University, and two Philadelphia public housing developments are the focus of this article. One community,developed, community,based public health minitiative, Lead Awareness: North Philly Style, demonstrates the positive effect of the relationship.