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National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

October 21, 2018

Each year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention collaborate on a national outreach effort to observe National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (NLPPW), held this year … Continued

3Ts for Reducing Lead in Drinking Water Toolkit

October 18, 2018

EPA’s 3Ts – Training, Testing, and Taking Action – provides tools for schools, child care facilities, states, and water systems to implement voluntary lead in drinking water testing programs. Click here for more information

New NIEHS Podcast: E-Cigarettes and Teen Health

September 19, 2018

Check out E-Cigarettes and Teen Health, a new podcast interview released by NIEHS on September 14, 2018. While the health effects of e-cigarette use are largely unknown, a variety of chemicals in e-cigarette liquid or produced during use are known … Continued

*New* Lead Poisoning Prevention Resources

July 20, 2018

View the *NEW* Preventing Lead Poisoning Online Module and click on the images below to download the *NEW* lead fact sheets in English and Spanish. You can also visit our Lead page for more information!    

Bed Bug Management for Affordable Housing Providers

June 1, 2018

Do you want to know more about bed bugs in multifamily housing or do you work with an affordable housing provider? If yes, then you will benefit from this four-hour, instructor-led online course that provides the tools to successfully manage … Continued

Webinars for National Healthy Homes Month

June 1, 2018

HUD’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes (OLHCHH) and USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) have an ongoing National Healthy Homes Partnership that is presenting a webinar series in support of National Healthy Homes Month (#NHHM2018). The … Continued

Updated Emergency Preparedness Manual Now Available

May 24, 2018

Over the last year, the state EH Preparedness Committee has been working to provide updates and revisions to the 2015 EH Preparedness Manual. Special thanks to the group who worked on the project: Teresa Davis, Alice Isley, Valarie Lott, Terri … Continued