HUD sponsored

Health@Home: Freedom from Contaminants and Pests


July 23, 2020 | 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT



The Health@Home webinar series consists of four webinars that provide affordable housing rehabilitation specialists and program managers with information on integrating healthy housing techniques into their rehabilitation projects and best practices from practitioners who have successfully implemented these techniques.

This session reviewed measures needed to address one or more of the contaminants that you may encounter during your rehabilitation project, including radon, lead, formaldehyde, volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in paints and adhesives, asbestos, garage air pollutants, and carbon monoxide. The session also reviewed pre-emptive pest control measures that can be undertaken during the rehabilitation process.

This was the second webinar in the series. It covered Healthy Housing Principles 2 and 3.

Training Objectives

This training series enabled participants to:

  • Become familiar with the Health@Home guidelines
  • Design and implement rehabilitation programs that integrate Healthy Housing Principles
  • Update rehabilitation standards to include healthy housing measures

Who Should Attend?

This training was intended for affordable housing developers and housing program managers interested in integrating healthy homes and/or energy retrofits with healthy principles in one or more projects.

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U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Health@Home Registrar | communitycompasstraining@aecom.com

Tags: BBC CDBG Entitlement CDBG HUD Administered CDBG Insular Areas CDBG State HOME

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