Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Training

The following traing opportunities are available for Home Visitors, Community Health Workers, Family Service Workers, Day Care Providers, Parent Coaches and Educators

Ottawa Area Training: August 27, 2014, 8:30am – 1:00pm, Ottawa Area Intermediate School District Administration, 13565 Port Sheldon Street, Holland, MI 49424

Muskegon Area Training: September 26, 2014, 8:30am-1:00pm, Muskegon Area Intermediate School District Administration, 630 Henry Street, Muskegon, MI 49442

Free training, includes lunch!

Sponsored by the Kent County Health Department and Healthy Homes Coalition

“In 2013, there were still 5,579 children in Michigan identified with lead poisoning. You can help lower this number by attending this training and learning…”

What’s the new research on childhood lead poisoning?
How well is my County doing in eliminating lead poisoning?
How can I explain the new levels for lead poisoning to my families?
What new educational tools are available?
What recommendations can I give pregnant women?
How can I help my families assess the risk of lead poisoning in their homes?
What resources are available for my families?

You can register online through the Healthy Homes Coalition website, at