October 25, 2019

A Snapshot of Energy Cost Burden in Persistent Poverty Counties in Central Appalachia

Substandard housing is one of the numerous challenges that face persistent poverty areas, such as Appalachia. In order to address such needs with proper resources, it’s […]
May 2, 2019

VCHR Housing Needs Assessment in Central Appalachia

The following post was prepared by Fahe’s Research Director, Katy Stigers.  She provides a brief overview of the recently conducted study performed by the Virginia Center […]
December 10, 2018

Health, Home, and Hope – A Thriving Community Can Reduce the Risk of Addiction

It’s rare that someone’s obituary becomes a worldwide phenomenon, particularly when the deceased is an ordinary resident of a rural community. But the recent death of […]