Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention

Childhood Lead Prevention

The Jefferson County Health Department provides lead testing for children at risk of lead poisoning. 920-674-7275. You can also consult the sanitarian regarding lead safe housing at 920-262-8090.

  • Lead hurts kids.
  • The presence of lead in any product intended for children is unacceptable.
  • No level of lead should be considered safe.
  • The most common lead hazards are found in homes built before 1978 that have lead dust from lead-based paint.

Related Websites

Lead-Safe Wisconsin

Center for Disease Control (Lead)

Information About Lead in Water 

Water Testing Resources 

Look Out for Lead Brochure 
pdf (Parents)

Look Our for Lead Brochure 
pdf (Contractors)