Partnering to Create Healthy Homes

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Partnering to Create Healthy Homes. Emily Williams, Director HUDs Healthy Homes Division National Priester Health Conference April 25, 2006. Mission of OHHLHC. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


<ul><li><p>Partnering to Create Healthy Homes Emily Williams, DirectorHUDs Healthy Homes Division</p><p>National Priester Health ConferenceApril 25, 2006 </p></li><li><p>Mission of OHHLHC Eliminate lead-based paint hazards and other housing-related health and safety hazards that pose threats to residents, particularly children, in low-income families. HUDs strategic goal of addressing housing conditions that threaten health.</p></li><li><p>Historical Perspective Congressional Directive 1998 Preliminary Plan </p></li><li><p>HHI Preliminary PlanReduction in Excessive MoistureDust ControlImprovements in Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)Education/Outreach</p></li><li><p>Implementation Grants and cooperative agreements Healthy Homes Demonstration ProgramHealthy Homes Technical Studies Program76 Awards to DateApproximately $60 Million awardedInteragency AgreementsContracts</p></li><li><p>Geographic Distribution of Healthy Homes Initiative Grantees AlaskaHawaiiDC </p></li><li><p>Partners GranteesFederal PartnersState and Local Partners Private-sector Stakeholders</p></li><li><p>Initiatives Education/Outreach TrainingHousing/Health Collaboration</p></li><li><p>Initiatives Education/OutreachHealthy Homes for Healthy KidsHelp Yourself to a Healthy HomeNational Healthy Homes Information ListingPost Hurricane Education/Outreach </p></li><li><p>Initiatives TrainingNational Healthy Homes Training CenterBest Practices VideoCleaning VideoPost-hurricane Train the Trainer Training</p></li><li><p>Initiatives Housing/Health CollaborationSafe and Healthy Homes Community Initiative</p></li><li><p>Lessons Learned Stakeholder InvolvementSafe and HH Community InitiativeHealthy Homes for Healthy Kids</p><p>Capturing OutcomesEffective PlanningJoint Successes</p></li><li><p> Dreams begin in Healthy Homes. -- Ken Dillon</p></li><li><p>Contact Information Emily WilliamsDirector, Healthy Homes DivisionDepartment of Housing and Urban DevelopmentOffice of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard ControlOutstationed in Greensboro, NC336-547-4002, ext.</p></li></ul>