NCHH Blog Archive

Our most recent blog entries appear in reverse chronological order below. To access blogs published prior to 2020, use the links at the bottom of this page.

2021

08/11: The American Rescue Plan: A New Opportunity for Healthy Homes Funding by Sarah Goodwin and Devra Levy

06/15: New Administration Offers New Hope for Healthy Housing by Sarah Goodwin and Darcy Scott

05/24: Older Americans Month: Communities of Strength by Jo Miller

05/14: Court Rejects EPA’s 2019 Rule Tightening of Lead-Based Paint Hazards by Jo Miller

04/30: Jobs, Climate, Health, Equity: The Case for (Healthy) Housing as Critical Infrastructure by Amanda Reddy

04/26: Public Engagement Opportunities for EPA Lead and Copper Rule Revisions by Jo Miller

04/16: Now Available: The 2021 NLIHC Advocates’ Guide to Housing and Community Development Policy by Jo Miller

03/19: Healthy Household 101: Clean Up Your Cleaning Routine by Christopher Bloom

03/12: Healthy Household 101: Making the Most of Your Spring Cleaning by Christopher Bloom

02/26: Why Contractors Should Embrace and Market the RRP Rule by Christopher Bloom

02/24: How Municipalities Can Leverage RRP Requirements to Advance Lead Poisoning Prevention by Amanda Reddy

02/22: Healthy Household 101: Why Consumers Should Understand the Basics of the RRP Rule by Christopher Bloom

02/19: When Home Improvement Leaders Are Busted for Lead Violations, Does Anyone Learn Anything? by Christopher Bloom

02/12: Healthy Household 101: The Dangers of Lead-Based Paint by Christopher Bloom

01/28: Radon Gas: An Invisible Threat on Our Homes—Part 3: How You Can Reduce Your Risk by Christopher Bloom and Jo Miller

01/27: Radon Gas: An Invisible Threat on Our Homes—Part 2: Testing to Identify the Risk by Christopher Bloom and Jo Miller

01/26: Radon Gas: An Invisible Threat on Our Homes—Part 1: Why Is Radon Dangerous? by Christopher Bloom and Jo Miller

2020

12/31: A Few of Our Favorite Things: A Review of Key Healthy Housing Resources Created by Partners in 2020 by Amanda Reddy

09/14: Building the Future of Healthy Housing: Announcing NCHH’s New Strategic Plan by Amanda Reddy

06/18: NCHH Supports Black Lives Matter by Amanda Reddy

05/19: Fall Prevention Is Always Essential by Jill Breysse

01/22: The Choreography of Collaboration by Katrina Smith Korfmacher

2019

12/31: A Few of Our Favorite Things: A Review of Key Healthy Housing Resources Created by Partners in 2019 by Amanda Reddy

12/29: A Holiday Gift for You: A Year’s Worth of Great Webinars by Christopher Bloom and Sarah Goodwin

11/12: Ten Years of the National Safe and Healthy Housing Coalition: Who We Are Now by Sarah Goodwin, Anna Plankey, and Members of the National Safe and Healthy Housing Steering Committee

10/25: Building Bridges, Bridging Silos: Collaborating for Success Against Lead in Rochester by Katrina Smith Korfmacher

10/21: Tactical Thinking: Housing Codes and Lead Poisoning Prevention by Sarah Goodwin and David Jacobs

09/27: Ten Years of the National Safe and Healthy Housing Coalition: A Decade of Appropriations Advocacy by Sarah Goodwin

09/10: Is the Green Building Component of the Future… Rice Straw? by Christopher Bloom

08/19: Ten Years of the National Safe and Healthy Housing Coalition: A History and Celebration by Christopher Bloom and Jonathan Wilson

08/06: Can Energy Efficiency Programs Help Expand the Public Health Workforce? by Ellen Tohn

07/20: Shoot for the Moon by Christopher Bloom

07/15: Cast a Smile at NCHH on Prime Day by Christopher Bloom

06/19: Announcing NCHH’s Code Comparison Tool… and Why You Should Use It by Jo Miller and Christopher Bloom

06/10: To This House Committee, Housing Is Infrastructure by Anna Plankey

05/27: The Air Outside Your Door – New Report Gives Letter Grades for Community Air Quality by the American Lung Association

04/10: Another Year, Another Disastrous President’s Budget for Healthy Housing
by Sarah Goodwin and Darcy Scott

01/28: Safety’s No Accident: Make a New Year’s Resolution to Prevent Falls in Your Home by Jill Breysse

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