Health happens outside the doctor’s office: 80% of our health is determined by how and where we live, work, learn and play. The place we call “home” –its stability, affordability, and quality – is one of the most important contributors to our wellbeing.

Health Happens Outside the Doctor's Office: Housing from DASH-NYC on Vimeo.

Stock footage and photography provided in part courtesy of Dissolve.

Factsheets

Housing Matters

This fact sheet describes the myriad of ways that housing and health are connected in NYC, with a focus on housing stability, affordability and quality.