July 1, 2022: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has listed Fairfield, Hartford, New London, Tolland, and Windham Counties in Low/Green the as part of its COVID-19 Community Levels Map. Only Litchfield, Middlesex and New Haven Counties are listed in the Medium/Yellow category. Residents who live in the Medium /Yellow counties who are at a high risk for severe illness, should talk to their health care provider about whether to wear a mask and take other precautions. These residents should stay up to date with their COVID-19 vaccines and get tested if they have symptoms. Visit the CDC COVID-19 Community Levels Map for updates.

National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

Below are National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week resources that local health agencies and others can use to promote lead poisoning prevention awareness.

Resources

CDC's NLPPW webpage

EPA's NLPPW webpage

HUD's NLPPW webpage

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Campaign (English)

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Campaign (Spanish)

 

Supporting Documents

 

2021 NLPPW Partner Toolkit (English)

2021 NLPPW Partner Toolkit (Spanish) 

2021 HUD's Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes NLPPW Webinars