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Learn more about lead poisoning prevention and the resources available to Kent County residents.

Kent County Health Department Services

  • Case management of confirmed cases of lead poisoning. Public health nurse home visits for assessment and education, and environmental inspections when appropriate.
  • Home Health Screening: A *FREE non-invasive Home Health Screening to help identify potential health hazards in your home.
  • Outreach and Coordination with local Lead Hazard Control Programs.
  • Presentations for groups interested in learning about the sources, implications and prevention of lead poisoning and educational resources for parents, caregivers, homeowners, and providers that work with young children

*To qualify: Must be a Kent County resident and either 1) at least one member of the household is pregnant OR 2) at least one member of the household is under the age of 6.