Healthy Homes

Believe your child may have ingested lead? We provide the following free of charge:

  • Lead testing for children up to 6 years
  • Lead poisoning education
  • Follow up lead testing as needed
  • Home and environment testing as well as referrals for further assistance for children with high levels.

Please contact us at 910-798-6645 with any questions.

Have a lead question outside of our hours? Please call the National Poison Control Center at 1-800-222-1222, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

If you or your child has severe symptoms (such as vomiting or seizures) call 911 immediately.

We only intervene in cases involving facilities regulated by the Health Department including hotels, motels, child care facilities, schools and adult care centers. If you are experiencing an infestation in your home, please contact Dr. Kim Jung at 919-733-3556.

Bed Bugs at a Hotel or Another Regulated Facility?   File a Complaint

We only assess dwellings where  a child has a suspected mold related health condition as documented in a signed doctor’s statement. Please contact us at 910-798-6667 if you are experiencing  mold issues and meet this criteria.

Health: 2029 S. 17th Street • Wilmington, NC 28401 • Phone 910-798-6500 • Fax 910-341-4146 • Medical Records Fax 910-772-7805
Environmental Health: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 140 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-6667 • Fax 910-798-7815