Tools for Healthy Housing

Healthy homes are safe and affordable. Learn how to support stable, quality, and affordable housing at state and local levels with our policy tools.
 
 
Residents of low income communities experience disproportionately high rates of obesity and related health problems. Learn how policy programs can support safe, easily accessible opportunities for physical activity and good nutrition to improve community health.
 
Healthy housing is smokefree housing, whether it be low-income, rental, or even owner occupied. Our tools provide guidance on how to protect multi-unit housing residents from exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke and include tips on working with landlords and property managers.