Baltimore City Health Department, The Healthy Home and Community Division
health.baltimorecity.gov/node/2023
Resource Details
Alternate Name Baltimore City Health Dept., The Healthy Home Division
Description CHILDHOOD LEAD POISONING PREVENTION PROGRAM: Offers legal enforcement and case management for children with lead poisoning. Also provides free carbon monoxide detectors to homeowner families with children who are receiving services for elevated lead levels in their blood and families who have children 6 and under where the home health hazards exist. By law all landlords must be responsible for having carbon monoxide detectors in their rental properties.

ASTHMA PROGRAM: Helps reduce asthma disparity by providing education and offering home visits to help children better manage their asthma. Provides community education and support programs on asthma including pest control and management. 

INJURY PROGRAM: Provides inspections and referrals for smoke detectors, fire safety planning, and carbon monoxide point source and ambient level inspections. In addition, provides infant safe sleep education and crib referrals, and inspections and education for pregnant and postpartum women in hazardous housing. 
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland
 
Hours of operation:
Mon: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Tue: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Wed: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Thu: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Fri: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Program
Eligibility Children with a blood lead level of 5 ug/dl and higher are eligible for lead poisoning case management. Chilhood asthma program for children 2-18.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call for information. Generally, if a child age 6 or under has an elevated blood lead level, their doctor will refer them to the program.
Documents Required Call for information.
Volunteer Requirements 18 and older.
Volunteer Duties Summer outreach.
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Contact Information
Fax Number 410- 244-1366
Main 443-984-2460
Alternate # 443-984-2470
Alternate # 443-984-2480
Asthma 410-396-3848
Main Email Address leadabatementinfo@baltimorecity.gov
Main Contact Name Judith Gardner
Main Contact Title Administrative Support/Data Entry Operator
Main Contact Phone 443-984-2460
Main Contact Email Address judith.gardner@baltimorecity.gov
Director or Senior Administrator Name Camille Burke
Director or Senior Administrator Title Director of Childhood Ledad Poisoning Prevention Program
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 443-984-2460
Director or Senior Administrator Email Address camille.burke@baltimorecity.gov
Sites offering this Program 7 East Redwood Street