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The 'luxury' of a wash

Why did only 35% of houses nationally used by Indigenous people have a shower that functioned when tested? Is the Housing for Health test too tough? Now you have a chance to test and assess the function of your own shower. See how your shower compares with the showers tested in over 8,000 houses around Australia.  Take the challenge here. 

Working showers were also on Amnesty International Australia's agenda -  FIND OUT WHY?

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The Guide online

Healthabitat has produced The Guide as a free, interactive, online publication to improve health by ensuring the better design, construction and maintenance of housing and the living environment. Click here to learn more about Housing for Health: the Guide, use it in your daily design practise, use it to manage housing and then help us expand the content of the Guide by giving your ideas, experience and feedback. 

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Projects updates

Healthabitat, in collaboration with a broad range of groups, is improving living environments and health using the Healthy Living Practices in several developing and developed countries. To stay informed about where we are working, with whom and how the projects are progressing visit our Healthy Living Projects page.

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