National Healthy Housing Standard

In partnership with the American Public Health Association (APHA), NCHH is developing the National Healthy Housing Standard to inform and deliver housing policies that reflect the latest understanding of the connections between housing conditions and health. Learn more about the National Healthy Housing Standard.

The draft Standard was posted for public comment through Wednesday, July 31, 2013. Thanks to all commenters for your thoughtful responses. Publication of the final version of the Standard is slated for Spring 2014.

The National Committee on Housing and Health has provided visionary leadership to position the Standard for relevance and widespread adoption. The Technical Review Work Group reviewed drafts, recommended improvements, and discussed significant issues during the development of the draft Standard. We are indebted to these experts and professionals for their thoughtful and complete engagement in the development of the draft Standard.

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