Environmental Health
Public Health

Lead Free KIDS 

Lead Poisoning Prevention Week is Oct 20-26, 2019

Visit the CDC and EPA websites for outreach tools and more information.


Lead is a toxic metal that can be found in and around homes, in soil, and in some consumer products. There is no safe amount of lead. Lead can cause learning and behavior problems in children. Lead poisoning is 100% preventable. 


Contact Information
Lead-Based Paint Program  / Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
Phone Number
(402) 471-0386
Toll Free Number
(888) 242-1100 (option 3)
Fax Number
(402) 471-8833
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 95026, Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-5026