Other NCHH Fact Sheets
This section collects standalone fact sheets published by NCHH.
Note: As of January 2024, our popular Childhood Lead Poisoning fact sheets are now located here.
Carpets and Healthy Homes 
Federal Funding for Rural Healthy Housing  NEW
This fact sheet provides an overview of federal programs from USDA, EPA, and HUD that provide funding to rural communities, organizations, and individuals. The fact sheet includes information on each program’s purpose, funding amount, and impact.
Our Impact  REVISED
NCHH’s work is underpinned by the mission of transforming lives by transforming housing and a clear vision to translate credible science into tools and catalyze systems change in low-income communities through partnerships, community-based research, and advocacy.
Rural Healthy Housing and Environmental Health  NEW
This fact sheet from NCHH and NEHA provides a snapshot of key healthy housing and environmental health issues in rural communities and is intended as an introduction to the topic.
The Principles of a Healthy Home  A healthy home is one that is dry, clean, safe, ventilated, free of pests and contaminants, well maintained, and thermally comfortable. In addition, homes should be affordable and accessible to all people, regardless of age or ability.
The Zika Virus: Mitigation Through the Enforcement of the International Property Maintenance Code [2017; with the International Code Council]
Latest page update: February 13, 2024.