June 4, 2014

Revisiting West Liberty

During NeighborWorks Week, June 7-15, we will be revisiting the town of West Liberty.  Two years ago, the town was devastated by an EF3 tornado with […]
June 3, 2014

Fahe Spring Meeting 2014

On May 20th we held our annual Fahe Spring Meeting for the membership.  This is one of the two official times of the year that our […]
May 30, 2014

Aging in Appalachia

Appalachia has one of the largest elderly populations in America.  The issues of housing, health, and independent living for our seniors are important topics that need […]
May 14, 2014

Aging In Place

Aging in place is a way for older people to live gracefully and safely in their own homes.  It allows them to stay in a familiar […]
May 6, 2014

Aging Summit

On April 30th Fahe hosted a summit on Aging in Kingsport, Tennessee.  The purpose of the summit was to get housing providers, policy makers, and service […]
April 24, 2014

Home and Happiness

According to the Harvard School of Public Health, being happier has several positive effects on our lives including a lower chance of heart disease, diabetes, and […]
April 8, 2014

Housing and Your Health

The conditions of our homes reflect on us.  Good living conditions promote good health.  Poor living conditions can make us sick. This is not a commentary […]
April 1, 2014

April is Fair Housing Month

During April we celebrate the anniversary of the passing of the Fair Housing Act.  The Fair Housing Act expands on the Civil Rights Act of 1964 […]
March 26, 2014

Almost Heaven

Almost Heaven Habitat for Humanity is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, but the organization that provides services across three counties in West Virginia almost didn’t […]
February 25, 2014

More Benefits of Energy Efficiency

Last week we took a look at three different standards in energy efficient and green construction: Energy Star, HERS rating, and LEED. Today we are expanding […]