Resident Survey - Background and Logistics

This survey was first designed by the Seattle/King County Health Department to use with their local housing authority and it has since been modified and used by a number of housing authorities in Oregon and elsewhere. Included here are survey questions as well as a sample cover letter.

It is key that the public housing agency obtains the information THEY need to make THEIR
decision about no-smoking rules. It would be wise to include the decision-making Board in reviewing and approving the questions asked.

Survey Logistics (things to think about):

An excellent example of a public housing/public health partnership:

See Lane County Housing Authority's survey results