Prevent, Promote, and Protect your Health with the Lake County General Health District
(440) 350-2543
5966 Heisley Rd
Mentor, Ohio 44060

Housing Conditions

Poor Housing Conditions

Community Health begins in the home and a sanitary environment is important to both you and your neighbors. Many of the issues that residents ask about involve multi-family and rental properties. Some of the common questions residents ask about include indoor mold, odors, structural deficiencies, hoarding, sanitation, and basic living requirements (i.e. water, electricity, heat). If you have questions about dwelling related problems, the Health District recommends that you visit the following links for information on the various types of problems that people may have as renter’s or homeowners.

Mold, Moisture & Your Home Guide
Ohio Healthy Homes 
Fair Housing
Legal Aid  
Lake County Job and Family Services  
Council on Aging  
Lake County Services 2-1-1 
The Compass Line
Tentant Rent Escrow Information