E4TheFuture: Weatherization Barriers Toolkit
Read the document which provides an overview of challenges that health and safety barriers create, and guidance for overcoming them.
How to Address Health and Safety Barriers with an Income-Eligible Focus
Prepared by Elizabeth Bourguet and Richard Faesy (Energy Futures Group) and Ellen Tohn (Tohn Environmental Strategies) – April 2022
Funded by E4TheFuture, this toolkit document articulates “lessons learned” from Connecticut’s process 2014-22 as the state sought to address health and safety barriers in low-income homes to enable participation in the federally-funded Weatherization Assistance Program and the utility-funded Home Energy Solutions Income-Eligible Program. It provides an overview of challenges that health and safety barriers create, and guidance for overcoming them.