Community Education Videos

What to know

Videos for high school and community audiences on the dangers of young children being exposed to lead.

Doctor Examining Baby Girl with Mother

Childhood lead exposure for communities

Lead is a naturally occurring metal that can cause health problems in children younger than 6 years of age. At high levels, lead poisoning can be fatal. No safe blood lead level has been identified. Knowledge and awareness about lead as a public health concern is essential to prevention.

These videos are designed for high school and general audiences. They provide a brief overview of:

  • What lead is
  • Where lead is found
  • Why it is important to protect young children from exposure


High schoolers