Here at the CLEARCorps website we are working to provide a wealth of resources including educational videos, downloads, and links to resources related to lead and healthy homes. We are providing resources that should be of help to parents and guardians of children, contractors, educators, health care professionals, policy makers, policy advocates, homeowners, rental property owners, and tenants. We hope you will find these resources helpful. If you have additional resources you would like to share or links that you would like to add, please contact us.
Parents and Guardians, please read on to find articles and other media resources about children’s health issues.
Interested in how to spot lead hazards in your home? Citizen-Times online has released a short video highlighting
lead hazards around the home and effects of lead on children. Please click here to watch the video.
Citizen-Times online has featured a basic diagram of how lead exposure effects a child. Please click here to view the article.
Click here for tips on how to create a healthier living environment in your home.
Contractors, please read on to find resources to help you work safely around the potential hazard of lead based paint. These resources will help explain how to keep you and the persons living within the remodeled residence safe.
- Click here to view information on
Lead Safety During Renovation.
- Click here to view an EPA
sample pre-renovation form.
- Click here to view the EPA website page on Renovation, Repair and Painting.
- Click here to read about how lead dust can
poison a child at www.Citizen-times.com.
Health Care Professionals
Abstract: This study investigates the persistent relationships between childhood lead exposure, repeat teen pregnancy, and tobacco use in a sample of teenage females in Syracuse, NY.
Renters & Home Owners
Other Helpful Resources
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Visit this site for the latest consumer product recalls.