National Healthy Housing Standard

In partnership with the American Public Health Association (APHA), NCHH developed 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. NCHH and APHA will release the final version of the Standard May 16, 2014 at a special event in Washington, DC.

The National Committee on Housing and Health 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. These experts and professionals have delivered thoughtful input into the development of the Standard.

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