What We Do

CCI is a Pittsburgh-based nonprofit organization founded in 1978 to help families create healthier homes and "get energy smarter."  CCI's three core activities are education, advocacy, and expert technical assistance, which are accomplished through a range of programs and partner collaborations.

What's New at CCI?


CCI recently published

“The Case for Healthier Homes: Recommendations for the Pittsburgh Region”

Based on findings from local homes through our Grassroots Green Homes program, research into leading home health policies and programs across the country, and interaction with the City, County, and regional non-profit partners, we have developed a set of recommendations and strategies for eliminating some of our most common home health hazards while promoting resident education

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CCI recently published

“The Case for Healthier Homes: Recommendations for the Pittsburgh Region”

Based on findings from local homes through our Grassroots Green Homes program, research into leading home health policies and programs across the country, and interaction with the City, County, and regional non-profit partners, we have developed a set of recommendations and strategies for eliminating some of our most common home health hazards while promoting resident education

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