Press Releases

Carbon Monoxide Kills: More Than Half of Carbon Monoxide Poisonings Occur During the Winter Months(828 KB)

February 12, 2015 - Media alert on carbon monoxide poisoning in the winter months.

September 15, 2014 - Get the Lead Out! Press Kit

Get the Lead Out! - now in 10th year - announces deadline for applications to make GR homes lead safe.

To be considered for the funding, applications should be received by Dec. 1

Press kit contains: press release, fact sheet, media sources, images, b-roll, additional reports and resources.

MEDIA ALERT: Exercise Caution When Using Generators During Power Outage(820 KB)

November 18, 2013 media alert regarding use of generators and risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.

April 24, 2013 - Summer House Painting(844 KB)

Summer House Painting: Comply with the Law and Keep Children Safe

April 24, 2013 - After the Flood(823 KB)

After the Flood - Tips for Selecting a Contractor to Help Make Your Home Healthy Again

April 23, 2013 - Flooding Aftermath(823 KB)

Floodng Aftermath - Drying Out Homes Quickly Prevents Future Mold Problems

May 16, 2012 - Lead Poisoning Level Lowered(348 KB)

Childhood Lead Poisoning Level Lowered by Federal Government

July 2, 2011 - Grand Rapids Neighborhoods Kicking Lead Out(983 KB)

The Get the Lead Out! campaign celebrates 1,000 repaired homes.

Healthy Homes Coalition is looking for dedicated and compassionate individuals to help serve our community!

Healthy Housing Specialist - Starting at $17.50/hour

Intake Specialist - Starting at $17.50/hour

If you're interested, please send your resume and cover letter to: