Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes (OLHCHH)
The Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes (OLHCHH) prods for state and local government funds to develop cost-effective ways to reduce lead-based paint hazards. In addition, the office enforces HUD's lead-based paint regulations, provides public outreach and technical assistance and conducts technical studies to help protect children and their families from health and safety hazards in the home.
- *NEW* HUD’s 2022 Lead Hazard Reduction grant notice, offering $520 million to state and local governments, has been posted. More information and how to apply.
- *NEW* HUD’s 2022 Lead and Healthy Homes Technical Studies grant notice, offering $7 million to state, local & tribal governments, colleges, nonprofits & for-profits, has been posted. More information and how to apply.
- The Ohio State University Asthma Study
- The Massachusettes Department of Public Health - ROAAD-X Asthma Study
- The SciAps X-550 lead-in-paint XRF analyzer joins the Viken Pb200i in having Characteristic Performance Sheets for 1.0, 0.7, and 0.5 mg/cm2
- HUD approves lead-in-paint Performance Characteristic Sheet for SciAps' X-550 XRF analyzer, which uses an X-ray tube
- Fiscal Year 2022 Funding Opportunities
- Healthy Homes Grants Management System Migration
- Federal Lead Action Plan to reduce childhood lead exposures and impacts issued
- American Healthy Homes Survey (AHHS) II Project Description
- Lead-Based Paint Resources for Public Housing Authorities
- Advancing Healthy Housing: A Strategy For Action
- The Lead-Safe Housing Rule & Resources
- Resources/Tools for Home Inspectors