Healthy Homes Coalition of West Michigan

The Healthy Homes Coalition works to keep children's housing safe

by (GRTV)

Submitted 11-13-2015 under NONPROFITS

Asthma is a common, chronic condition in our community, affecting 1 of out 10 kids in Grand Rapids. While asthma is partially caused by genetics, environmental factors in your home can also trigger asthma. “If the air in that house where the...

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Lead poisoning prevention as economic development

by (Healthy Homes C...)

Submitted 10-17-2014 under NONPROFITS

October 19 - 25, 2014, is National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week. You’re probably asking yourself, “Is lead still a problem?” The short answer is yes, but it’s important to note that today’s concern is not the same...

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[AUDIO] Interview with Kym Spring on Housing Policy in Grand Rapids

by (Carolyn)

Submitted 07-27-2010 under NEWS

This audio file is an interview with Kym Spring about Strategies to Address Housing Quality and Sustainable Neighborhoods, a position paper which was presented to the Grand Rapids City Commission this morning. The paper is the product of an...

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