ChangeLab Solutions has released the following new resources:
Policy Toolkit and Executive Summary: The toolkit provides information on housing market trends and research on the links between rising housing costs and poor health outcomes. It identifies strategies across six policy areas to help ensure that households of all incomes have housing options in the areas where they want to live. The policy areas are preservation, protection, inclusion, revenue generation, incentives, and property acquisition.
Overview for Local Health Departments: This companion overview is designed to help local health departments support efforts to address affordable housing shortages. It highlights specific local health departments that have addressed rising housing costs in their communities.
To learn more about these resources and to download PDF copies, visit the ChangeLab Solutions website.