New Maryland Programs for Families with Lead Exposed Children (Coming Soon)


 
Healthy Homes for Healthy Kids
Families with a child exposed to lead may be eligible to have lead hazards removed at no cost if:
  • The child is 18 years old or younger and lives in Maryland
  • The child has a recent blood lead test of 5 micrograms per deciliter or higher
  • The child is either enrolled in Medicaid/CHIP or is eligible for Medicaid/CHIP
  • The child spends 10 hours or more per week in the place (home, apartment, day care) where the lead exposure happened


Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention and Environmental Case Management
Families in the following counties may be eligible for in-home services to reduce exposures to lead and to asthma triggers, if:
  • The child is 18 years old or younger and lives in Maryland
  • The child has a recent blood lead test of 5 micrograms per deciliter or higher, OR moderate to severe asthma*
  • The child is either enrolled in Medicaid/CHIP or is eligible for Medicaid/CHIP

For more information, see program information for the specific county where the child resides:

  • Baltimore City
  • Baltimore County
  • Charles County
  • Dorchester
  • Frederick County
  • Harford County
  • Prince George's County
  • St. Mary's County
  • Wicomico County

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