This year’s theme, “Healthy Housing for All”, highlights the importance of safe and healthy living in your home; no matter where you live. Through emphasizing the importance of home maintenance, this month, HUD’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes seeks to highlight the connection between your internal environment and your health.
This year’s National Healthy Homes Month focuses on:
- Raising awareness of the importance of Home Maintenance and the impact on health.
- Educating the public about free local resources available.
- Encouraging implementation of online activities and events in targeted communities.
The Eight Principles of a Healthy Home
(Images courtesy of: HUD/NHHM)