Houston Health Department

Bureau Of Community and Children's Environmental Health



HOUSTON LEAD-BASED PAINT HAZARD CONTROL PROGRAM

The Houston Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control program provides services that help lower-income households identify, remove, or stabilize lead-based paint hazards at no cost to the client.

CHILDHOOD LEAD POISONING AND PREVENTION PROGRAM

The Childhood Lead Poisoning and Prevention program's purpose is to reduce the prevalence of childhood lead poisoning in the city of Houston, to educate health care professionals and the public about the hazards of childhood lead poisoning, and to identify and provide follow-up care to children with childhood lead poisoning.

Houston Asthma Prevention and Control Program

The mission of the Asthma Prevention and Control program is to reduce the burden of asthma for all by engaging in scholarly research, providing leadership at the city level to support asthma-friendly policies, and working in partnership to bring community-based interventions that reduce the negative health impacts for individuals struggling with asthma today, especially children.