Resources

Lead poisoning is a serious health issue that affects all ages, and young children are especially vulnerable. Learn more at
Lead Safe Vermont
A lot of information and useful resources can be found at the HUD Healthy Homes website
HUD's Healthy Homes Program
Excellent information provided by the CDC
Center for Disease Control - Healthy Homes
Health and Safety Tips by Room
Advancing healthy housing initiatives nationwide
National Center for Healthy Housing
A wide range of public health topics and resources provided by the Vermont Department of Health
Vermont Department of Health
Creating a Healthy Home: Field Guide for Cleanup of Flooded Homes
Here's a booklet discussing health and safety issues in your home and what to do about them
Help Yourself to a Healthy Home booklet
For the kids: here are some age-appropriate videos tailored to children
Suzie and Jerome Learn About a Healthy Home
Poison Education by the Ember911 Animated Child Safety Program
Poison Education for young children: STOP, Ask First
Weatherization assistance for income-eligible residents, particularly older Vermonters, people with disabilities, and families with children — to save fuel and money by improving the energy efficiency of their homes.
Vermont's Weatherization Program