Houston Health Department
Bureau Of Community and Children's Environmental Health
Breathe with Pride
The mission of the Breathe with Pride: Houston LGBTQ2IA+ Tobacco Prevention and Control Initiative is to reduce the tobacco-related health disparities among the LGBTQ2IA+ communities, and to help implement evidence-based programs and activities focusing on the reduction of tobacco use amid the LGBTQ2IA+ population.
CHILDHOOD LEAD POISONING AND PREVENTION PROGRAM
The Childhood Lead Poisoning and Prevention program's purpose is to reduce the prevalence of childhood lead poisoning in the city of Houston, to educate health care professionals and the public about the hazards of childhood lead poisoning, and to identify and provide follow-up care to children with childhood lead poisoning.
HOUSTON LEAD-BASED PAINT HAZARD CONTROL PROGRAM
The Houston Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control program provides services that help lower-income households identify, remove, or stabilize lead-based paint hazards at no cost to the client.
Houston Asthma Prevention and Control Program
The mission of the Asthma Prevention and Control program is to reduce the burden of asthma for all by engaging in scholarly research, providing leadership at the city level to support asthma-friendly policies, and working in partnership to bring community-based interventions that reduce the negative health impacts for individuals struggling with asthma today, especially children.