May 28th, 2015

National Center for Healthy Housing Announces New Executive Director

National Center for Healthy Housing Announces New Executive Director Nancy Eldridge to Expand NCHH’s Focus into Healthcare Interventions and Aging-in-Place Media Contact: Michelle Harvey, 443.539.4166, mharvey@nchh.org The National Center for Healthy Housing (NCHH) is excited to announce that… 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

October 24th, 2014

NCHH Releases Blueprint for Action to Prevent Childhood Exposure to Lead

NCHH Releases Blueprint for Action to Prevent Childhood Exposure to Lead Media Contact: Laura Fudala, lfudala@nchh.org, 443.539.4167 Columbia, MD (October 22, 2014) – Today, the National Center for Healthy Housing (NCHH) released Preventing Lead Exposure in U.S. Children: A… More

October 24th, 2014

CDC Awards $11 Million for Lead Poisoning Prevention

Funding Partially Restores Health Department Responses to the Disease Media Contact: Laura Fudala, 443.539.4167, lfudala@nchh.org Columbia, MD (October 24, 2014) – A hard-fought battle by a broad coalition of child advocates culminated this week with the announcement of… More

May 16th, 2014

NCHH and APHA Release National Healthy Housing Standard

NCHH and APHA Release National Healthy Housing Standard Media Contact: Allison Kassel, BRG Communications, 703.739.8362 New Standard Provides Clear Recommendations to Improve Healthy and Safe Housing Conditions in Communities across the United States WASHINGTON, DC (May 16, 2014)… More

April 24th, 2014

GHHI and NCHH Support Healthy Homes at National Conference in Nashville

Conference to Address Serious Health and Safety Concerns in Housing Today Media Contacts: Victoria O’Banion, Rebuilding Together, 202.603.2160, vobanion@rebuildingtogether.org Shantae Goodloe, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, 202.402.6607, Shantae.M.Goodloe@hud.gov Washington, DC (April 22, 2014) – Rebuilding Together, a… More

March 21st, 2014

Senator Jack Reed Honored by National and Local Groups

Credited with “Rebooting” Federal Healthy Homes/Lead Poisoning Prevention Efforts at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Media Contacts: Rebecca Morley, National Center for Healthy Housing, rmorley@nchh.org, 703.868.0554 Roberta Hazen Aaronson, Childhood Lead Action Project, roberta@leadsafekids.org, 401.785.1310 Providence, Rhode… More