Home Insulation Programmes for Low Income Families
Counties Manukau District Health Board (CMDHB) in partnership with the
Energy Efficiency Conservation Authority (EECA), Autex Industries
Limited and The Insulation Company have introduced a free home insulation
Objectives of the free Home Insulation Programme
insulate the homes of low-income families creating 'healthier homes'
which are energy efficient and ensure that the home contributes to the
health of the family.
undertake a comprehensive health and social assessment of participating
families to ensure that they are accessing appropriate health and social
Warm Up Counties Manukau
District Health Board in partnership with the
Energy Efficiency Conservation Authority, Autex
Industries Limited and The Insulation
Company and other third party funding efforts introduced Warm Up Counties
Manukau in December 2009. We aim to provide insulation to 1000 low
families in Counties Manukau by June 2013.
We are prioritising households that have children (under 14 years of
age) or older adults (aged over 65) with housing related health
conditions such as respiratory disease (we recommend that a letter
of support is obtained from a health professional to assist with the