Erie County Health Department was awarded $1.65 million over the next three years from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). These funds are dedicated for removal of lead and healthy homes hazards from homes in Erie and Lorain Counties. This grant program also provides free lead testing of children under the age of 6 years old.
To see if you are eligible, please fill out the Pre-Qualifying Application/Questionnaire and mail form to Erie County Health Department Attention: HUD Program (20 Superior Street, Sandusky, OH 44870). Access the application/questionnaire here.
For more information about the HUD Lead Hazard Abatement Program, call the Erie County Health Department’s lead program information line at 419-626-5623 ext. 483 (HUD). You can also visit the website at www.eriecohealthohio.org and click on Lead Free Kids.