February 16th, 2018

How the President’s Budget Impacts Healthy Housing

How the President’s Budget Impacts Healthy Housing by Darcy Scott and Sarah Goodwin The National Center for Healthy Housing is saddened to see the priorities being presented by the president’s FY19 Federal Budget Request. We know that… More

May 18th, 2017

Helping Older Adults to Age Gracefully in Place

Helping Older Adults to Age Gracefully in Place by Jill Breysse When my mom was in her early seventies, her health began to decline. It seemed like she had appointments with different specialists every other day: endocrinologist,… More

January 28th, 2015

Porches an Overlooked Lead Hazard

New Study Indicates that Housing Regulations Should Be Adapted to Reflect Findings Media Contact: Laura Fudala, 443.539.4167, lfudala@nchh.org Columbia, MD (January 28, 2015) – A new study in the Journal of Environmental Research indicates that porches in… More

June 20th, 2014

APHA, NCHH Release Healthy Housing Standard

APHA, NCHH Release Healthy Housing Standard A new standard published Monday will serve as a blueprint for ensuring the health and safety of U.S. homes. APHA and the National Center for Healthy Housing released a standard that… More