The Kresge Foundation recently profiled the effort of Health Homes Des Moines, in Des Moines, IA and their team’s impact on one family that demonstrates the importance of moving upstream and improving community health at the intersection of health and housing. Follow the journey of Emerson and his family as they work to figure out the root cause of his life-threatening asthma condition and how they ultimately addressed it through home remediation.

This moving blog post originally appeared on the Kresge blog on March 13, 2019. Check out the full piece here.