Parents and Caregivers
The publications listed below provide information to parents
or others caring for young children at risk for lead poisoning.
Give Your Child the Chance of a Lifetime: Keep Your Child Lead-Safe A tri-fold brochure in
English (Exit DHS; PDF, 136 KB) and
(Exit DHS; PDF, 487 KB)
developed for parents on lead poisoning prevention.
Childhood Lead Poisoning: What you should know about
your child's blood lead test results
Information on how to make a
plan to reduce your child's blood lead level
(Exit DHS; PDF, 861 KB).
Parents: Look Out for Lead in
(P44535A, PDF, 92 KB) and
(P44535AS, PDF, 92 KB) A
tri-fold pamphlet for parents and caregivers providing
basic information about blood lead testing, where to
look for lead hazards and what to do about them.
Parents - Look Out for Lead: Where to
Look - coloring sheet
- in English (P00819, PDF,
868 KB) and
(P00819S, PDF, 67 KB)
An activity sheet which identifies places in the home and yard where lead
hazards can be found.
With Your Child's Diagnosis A booklet (Exit DHS; PDF,
for parents/caregivers acknowledging the emotions experienced when told a
child has been lead poisoned.
Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home Owners of pre-1978 housing are required
to give this pamphlet to tenants when entering into or renewing a rental agreement,
English (Exit DHS, PDF, 6 MB)
other languages (Exit DHS).
Lead Paint Safety: A Field Guide
for Painting, Home Maintenance, and Renovation Work in English
(Exit DHS; PDF, 1.3 MB) and Spanish
(Exit DHS; PDF, 1.9 MB)
A step-by-step manual that
illustrates the safety precautions to take when painting, doing
maintenance or renovating in homes built before 1978.
Help Yourself to a Healthy Home A self-help
booklet (Exit DHS; PDF,
1.3 MB) for parents/caregivers that covers housing-related health issues
such as asthma, lead, etc.
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September 04, 2014