Our most recent blog entries appear in reverse chronological order below. For blogs published prior to 2017, use the links at the bottom of this page.

2018

12/19: New Federal Lead Strategy Is No Gift in the Fight against Lead Poisoning by David Jacobs and Amanda Reddy

10/26: Introducing NCHH’s State Healthy Housing Fact Sheets: EPA Region 10 by Sarah Goodwin

10/25: When “Special” Equals “Sick” by Caitlin Szontagh

10/23: NCHH Mini-Grant Helps to Fund a Lead Summit and Coalition in Philadelphia by Colleen McCauley

10/23: Will the Children Lead Us Out of Lead? by Marie Hunt

10/23: Implementing a Successful Grant Award by Joyce Theard

10/23: NCHH’s Lead Awareness Community Grant Prompts a Year of Action in Grand Rapids, Michigan by Paul Haan

10/15: Funders Are Listening, but Can They Hear You? by Sarah Goodwin and Christopher Bloom

09/28: Introducing NCHH’s State Healthy Housing Fact Sheets: EPA Region 9 by Sarah Goodwin

08/28: Introducing NCHH’s State Healthy Housing Fact Sheets: EPA Region 8 by Sarah Goodwin

07/30: Introducing NCHH’s State Healthy Housing Fact Sheets: EPA Region 7 by Sarah Goodwin

06/20: Introducing NCHH’s State Healthy Housing Fact Sheets: EPA Region 6 by Sarah Goodwin

05/22: Introducing NCHH’s State Healthy Housing Fact Sheets: EPA Region 5 by Sarah Goodwin

05/18: Safety’s No Accident: A New Year’s Resolution Has Us Buzzing about Alarms and Detectors – Part 3: CO Detector Price versus Function by Jonathan Wilson

04/23: Our Expertise, Your Success: Building Successful Home-Based Asthma Services by Laura Fudala

04/12: Introducing NCHH’s State Healthy Housing Fact Sheets: EPA Region 4 by Sarah Goodwin

03/23: The FY18 Omnibus: Thank You for Your Support of Healthy Housing Programs by Darcy Scott and Sarah Goodwin

03/19: Introducing NCHH’s State Healthy Housing Fact Sheets: EPA Region 3 by Sarah Goodwin

03/12: Join NCHH for National Public Health Week (April 2-8, 2018) by Jo Miller

03/07: Safety’s No Accident: A New Year’s Resolution Has Us Buzzing about Alarms and Detectors – Part 2: Dual-Sensor Alarms by Jonathan Wilson

02/22: Introducing NCHH’s State Healthy Housing Fact Sheets: EPA Region 2 by Sarah Goodwin

02/16: How the President’s Budget Impacts Healthy Housing by Darcy Scott and Sarah Goodwin

02/14: Safety’s No Accident: A New Year’s Resolution Has Us Buzzing about Alarms and Detectors by Jonathan Wilson

01/26: Introducing NCHH’s State Healthy Housing Fact Sheets: EPA Region 1 by Sarah Goodwin

2017

12/01: Are You Decking the Halls with Asthma and Allergy Triggers? by Jo Miller

11/23: Why I Support NCHH by Michelle Harvey

08/30: A Shower of Benefits: Drinking Water and Healthy Housing by David Jacobs

05/18: Helping Older Adults to Age Gracefully in Place by Jill Breysse

04/12: Ensuring an Asthma-Safe Home: The Role of Tenants and Landlords by Justine Marcus

04/06: Threats or Promises: Which Way for the Trump Administration on Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention? by David Jacobs

02/21: Infrastructure and Mortgages: What about the Kids? by David Jacobs and Anita Weinberg

02/08: Alternative Financing Mechanisms: Exploring Options for Healthy Homes Services by Lillian Agbeyegbe

01/24: The Silent Killer by Christopher Bloom

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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

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

November 6th, 2018

Now Available: Health in All Policies Mini-Grant Funding Opportunity

Now Available: Health in All Policies Mini-Grant Funding Opportunity The National Center for Healthy Housing (NCHH), in collaboration with the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA), the National Association of City and County Health Officials (NACCHO), and the Association of… More

October 25th, 2018

When “Special” Equals “Sick”

When “Special” Equals “Sick” By Caitlin Szontagh, Chicago, Illinois Every parent knows their child is special, even if just to them. But no one ever thinks it could happen to them: the doctor actually telling you that… More

October 23rd, 2018

Will the Children Lead Us Out of Lead?

Will the Children Lead Us Out of Lead? Note: This is the third in a series of mini-grant awardee blogs for National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week. You may also be interested in parts one, two, and four.  by Marie… More

October 23rd, 2018

Implementing a Successful Lead Mini-Grant Award

Implementing a Successful Lead Mini-Grant Award Note: This is the second of a series of mini-grant awardee blogs for National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week. You may also be interested in parts one, three, and four. by Joyce… More