Rhode Island Resource Directory

A Guide to Services Associated with RI 2-1-1

Lead Abatement

Code: JP-6500.1500-450

Programs that reduce the hazards associated with the presence of lead in schools, apartment buildings, homes and other structures by removing the contamination in order to reduce or eliminate incidents of lead poisoning. Although there are several exposure sources, lead-based paint is the most widespread and dangerous high-dose source of lead exposure for young children.

See Also:

Lead Safe Homes (LH-6300.3650-400)

Lead Poisoning Screening (LF-4900.4500)

Lead Information (JP-6500.1900-450)

Lead Testing (JP-6500.1800-450)

Home Rehabilitation Programs (BH-3000.3550)