The 2021 Mississippi Healthy Housing Policy Project Report is now available. You can download the full report as well as factsheets from the report on Common Barriers to Healthy Housing and Policy Recommendations for Healthier Housing.

Lead Free Mississippi works with communities throughout the state to implement the Healthy Housing Policy Project. People and organizations engaged in this work are leading community engagement, education, municipal planning, workforce training, fundraising, and related projects designed to reduce hazards in housing that impact health.

Our current local partners are located in Biloxi,  Greenwood, Hattiesburg, Jackson, Laurel, Meridian and the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians. To learn more about ongoing engagement opportunities, please email


More About this Project

Please review our Project Brief and Introduction Presentation.

Do you have questions about how healthy housing standards are currently enforced in Mississippi? Check out topic briefs to help answer questions about housing regulations related to Homeowners and Renters.