November 28th, 2018

World Health Organization Releases Seminal Housing and Health Guidelines

World Health Organization Releases Seminal Housing and Health Guidelines Media Contact: Christopher Bloom, 443.539.4154, cbloom@nchh.org GENEVA (November 27, 2018) — Years in the making, the World Health Organization released its WHO Housing and Health Guidelines today amid… More

October 15th, 2018

Funders Are Listening, but Can They Hear You?

Funders Are Listening, but Can They Hear You? by Sarah Goodwin and Christopher Bloom We’ve all had those moments where we knew exactly how to fix a problem or make something run better, if only someone in… More

May 17th, 2017

National Center for Healthy Housing Announces New Executive Director

National Center for Healthy Housing Announces New Executive Director Nancy Eldridge to Focus on National Well Home Network Implementation Media Contact: Christopher Bloom, 443.539.4154, cbloom@nchh.org The National Center for Healthy Housing is pleased to announce that its board… More

January 24th, 2017

The Silent Killer

The Silent Killer by Christopher Bloom No one heard the door open or a window shatter. Nobody saw a figure enter the small, darkened one-story home at the corner of Antioch Avenue in a slumbering Maryland neighborhood.… More

October 28th, 2016

Stand Up and Be Counted in the Fight against Lead Poisoning

by Christopher Bloom Lead poisoning—you know, it seems like we should’ve had this problem licked by now. Every year, we (NCHH and our partners) get out and stomp the figurative pavement, reminding people—parents, teachers, doctors, members of… More

September 26th, 2016

The Family that Smokes Together

The Family that Smokes Together by Christopher Bloom Before Dad was a physician, he was a smoker. And, because we lived in his house, we were smokers too. Throughout my life, people have thought it odd that a… More