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    Onondaga County Health Department is nationally accredited and meetsĀ rigorous public health standards necessary to best serve the needs of our community.
    Healthy Neighborhood Program

    John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 12th Floor
    421 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, NY 13202
    Phone: (315) 435-5431

    Email: healthyneighborhood@ongov.net

    Community outreach in the City of Syracuse

    Providing free products and education to help families follow the Healthy Home Model:

    • Keep it dry
    • Keep it clean
    • Keep it ventilated
    • Keep it pest-free
    • Keep it contaminant-free
    • Keep it safe
    • Keep it well maintained

    Would you like the Healthy Neighborhood Program to do an assessment on your home?  Click here.

    Click here for information about the Healthy Neighborhoods Program (PDF)
    Asthma Education


  • Help families identify and minimize asthma triggers in the home
  • Reduce asthma-related hospitalizations
  • Partner with American Lung Association to present Asthma Education Days for our clients
  • American Lung Association

    Fire safety and prevention
    • Provide smoke detectors to prevent fire deaths in the home
    • Referrals to the City of Syracuse Fire Department for free smoke detector installation and safety assessment
    • Syracuse City Fire Dept.
    Carbon Monoxide poisoning prevention


    Provide carbon monoxide detectors to prevent carbon monoxide deaths


    Lead poisoning prevention
    Radon testing
    Home accident and injury prevention
    • Help families identify potential hazards
    • Provide products to minimize injury risk
    • Referrals to Syracuse City Codes Enforcement
    • Syracuse City Codes Enforcement
    Household pest control
    Household cleaning
    • Promote “green” household cleaning methods to reduce chemical exposure and improve indoor air quality
    • Provide free cleaning products
    Where we work
    • If you live in any of the following zip codes, please contact us to see if you are eligible for a free home health and safety assessment: 13202, 13203, 13204, 13205, 13206, 13207, 13208, 13210, 13224
    What we provide


    Products may include, but are not limited to, buckets, mops, dust-minimizing cleaning products, first aid kit, flashlight and batteries, hand soap, toothpaste and toothbrushes, outlet covers, cabinet locks, furniture safety restraints, mouse traps, cockroach bait traps, hypoallergenic pillow protectors, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors, and supplemental reference materials. Please note that products may vary based on need and availability.



    We Missed You Flyer                                                We Missed You Picture Flyer

    Healthy Neighborhoods Program Flyer: We Want to Know   Healthy Neighborhood Program Information Flyer


    How to Clean Using Wipes:

    How to Clean Using a Spray Cleaner:

    How to Clean Your Windowsills:

    How to Wash Your Hands:

    How to Install Flashlight Batteries:


    Healthy Neighborhood Program Onondaga County Health Department 315-435-5431


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