Public Health Institute to Present Virtual Webinar Series on Making Homes Healthier

SPRINGFIELD — In its upcoming “Making Homes Healthier” virtual webinar series, the Public Health Institute of Western Massachusetts will help attendees learn about the connection between health and housing and how to take a comprehensive approach to identify and resolve problems that threaten the health and well-being of residents.

Participants will learn how to identify key health issues and reduce moisture, dust allergens, contaminant sources, and common injuries within the home.

The four workshops will take place on Thursdays from 3 to 4 p.m. They include “Overview of Housing Principles & Keep It Dry” on March 25, “Keep It Clean & Pest-free” on April 1, “Keep It Well-ventilated & Safe” on April 8, and “Keep It Contaminant-free & Well-maintained” on April 15.

Click here to register for one or more workshops.