Healthy Homes
Coalition of West Michigan

Our mission is to improve children's health and wellbeing by eliminating harmful housing conditions.  We achieve that mission through policy and advocacy, outreach and education, direct services, and continuous collaboration.

The Healthy Homes Coalition is a proud partner of the Get the Lead Out! program. More than 1,350 homes have had lead hazards abated through this financial assistance program.  Click here to learn more.

The Issues:

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Lead in Homes

Hundreds of Kent County children are needlessly poisoned by lead every year. To help children thrive and succeed in life, we need to ensure that the homes where they live are free from lead hazards. Lead poisoning is 100% preventable. The Healthy Homes Coalition helps make homes lead safe so children are protected.

News & Events

Healthy Homes is Hiring

The Healthy Homes Coalition is seeking to hire a summer FEMA Field Worker. Great summer job. Good experience for a college student. Up to 40 hours/week. $10/hour.

Please help us spread the word!

Staff Updates at Healthy Homes

Bittersweet day for Healthy Homes today. We're happy for Courtney Myer-Keaton as she pursues her Masters in Public Health and carves out more time for her growing family.

Lead Poisoning Town Hall Follow-Up

Neighbor Maleka shares her story of lead poisoning in Grand Rapids.

The Healthy Homes Coalition, Mount Moriah Baptist Church, the Grand Rapids NAACPthe Grand Rapids Urban League, and LINC thank you for coming to the March 10 Town Hall Meeting on Childhood Lead Poisoning in Grand Rapids.​