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Help to Make Your Home and Family Lead-Safe
  • Help for Lead Safe Homes Do you live in an old home and have old windows or peeling paint? If so, we can help!

    The Lead Safe Home Program offers lead testing and lead hazard control services to qualifying families through grants. Call us or download the application packet to learn more!

    You may qualify if you:

    • Have a child under 6 or a pregnant female living in the home
    • Are a low-to-moderate income family
    • Live in a home built before 1978
    • Live in the counties of Bay, Calhoun, Hillsdale, Ingham, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Macomb, Oakland, or the city of Detroit, OR elsewhere if your child has a lead level of 5 or above
    • Own or rent the home

    Begin the process with the Lead Safe Home Program application (PDF).

    Share the Lead Safe Home Program interest flyer (PDF) with your friends and family.

    Contractors can apply to be a LSHP vendor. Download an application here.

    Contact us with questions at (866) 691-5323 (toll-free).

    For City of Detroit Residents
    Home Repair Program -
     Entry Form 


    Filling out this entry form will place you on a list of potential clients to receive a CDBG home repair grant. Please email the completed form to For questions, please contact us at (313) 224-3461.


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An overview of the Healthy Homes program and lead-based paint information
Healthy Homes & Asthma Programs
Information and guidance for certified individuals and companies
information to make homes safe for renters and property owners
Information for parents and doctors on treating lead-poisoned children