Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program (C.L.P.P.P.)

This Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program provides a number of services to prevent lead poisoning:  

  • Lead screening for children 9 months thru 6 years who are uninsured or underinsured

  • Case management by a Senior Public Health Nurse for children who are lead poisoned

  • Environmental interventions by a certified lead inspector/risk assessor for children
    who have been determined to be lead poisoned

  • Provide education and awareness on lead risks and hazards to the general public, day care centers, community agencies and anyone requesting information on lead hazards

 

For more information on lead poisoning, visit the National Safety Council website. For information on toys and childhood lead exposure, visit the Center for Disease Control (CDC) website

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