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.​


Number of Children Lead Poisoned in Grand Rapids Rises

The number of children lead poisoned in Kent County and Grand Rapids rose for the first time in more than 15 years in 2015. In 2014, there were 470 children 0-5 years of age in Kent County with elevated blood lead levels ≥5.0 ug/dL. In 2015, that number rose to 610 children.


Town Hall on Lead Poisoning - Thursday, March 10 at 6:30pm

Join us on Thursday, March 10 at 6:30pm at 341 Hall SE (LINC Gallery) as we take action with Mount Moriah Baptist Church, the Grand Rapids NAACP, the Grand Rapids Urban League, and LINC by hosting a Town Hall Meeting on Childhood Lead Poisoning in Grand Rapids.


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