October 6th, 2017

Healthy Rebuilding Demonstration in New Orleans

Project Funders: Enterprise Community Partners, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Home Depot Foundation Project Partners: Enterprise Community Partners, Neighborhood Housing Services of New Orleans, Community Development Fund, Columbia University, and Tulane University Project Contact: Jonathan Wilson, jwilson@nchh.org, 443.539.4162 Project Description This demonstration… More

October 6th, 2017

DC Green Housing Rehabilitation: Do Green Buildings Improve the Health of Residents?

Project Funder: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Project Partners: Wheeler Terrace Tenant Association, Wiencek + Associates Architects + Planners, and Community Preservation Development Corporation (CPDC) Project Contact: David Jacobs, djacobs@nchh.org What we studied: The effect of conducting building… More

August 22nd, 2017

Lead Hazards in Common Areas

Project Funder: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Project Partner: University of Cincinnati Project Contact: Jonathan Wilson, jwilson@nchh.org, 443.539.4162 Project Description This study examined the relationships between common area paint and dust lead levels and the floor dust lead loadings in… More

June 12th, 2017

Providence Healthy Homes

Project Funder: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Project Partners: City of Providence and Battelle Memorial Institute Project Contact: Jill Breysse, jbreysse@nchh.org, 443.539.4155 Project Description NCHH evaluated the effectiveness of lead and other environmental and safety hazard… More