Tools and Promotional Materials from Grantees

Explore videos, case stories, and other tools developed by our grantees — health departments and partners working with CDC’s Safe Water for Community Health (Safe WATCH) program to reduce exposures from private wells.

Fact Sheets

Labs Certified for Drinking Water Samples in English Cdc-pdf[PDF – 281 KB]External and Spanish Cdc-pdf[PDF – 419 KB]External (Arizona Department of Health Services, ADHS)

Private Drinking Water in Connecticut Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1.36 MB]External (Connecticut Department of Public Health, CT DPH)

Well Water Safety: Precautions Following a Sewage Spill in English Cdc-pdf[PDF – 933 KB]External and Spanish Cdc-pdf[PDF – 997 KB]External (ADHS)

What You Should Know about Arsenic in Arizona Groundwater Cdc-pdf[PDF – 889 KB]External (ADHS)

Guides

Arizona Well Owner’s Guide to Water Supply – Second Edition Cdc-pdf[PDF – 75.9 MB]External (Arizona Department of Health Services, ADHS)

Protect Your Health: A Guide for Private Well Owners in Arizona in English Cdc-pdf[PDF – 884 KB]External and Spanish Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1.06 KB]External (ADHS)

Tools

Be Well Informed Private Well AppExternal (New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services, NHDES) – tool to help private well owners interpret their water quality test results and identify appropriate water treatment options

Laboratory Request Form Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1.33 MB]External (Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, MDHSS) – fillable private water test request form

Water Sampling Instructions Cdc-pdf[PDF – 179 KB]External (MDHSS) – user-friendly sample collection instructions for coliform and E. coli

Well Water Community Action Toolkit Cdc-pdf[PDF – 3.2 MB]External (NHDES) – tools to increase private well testing and treatment

Websites

New Jersey Arsenic Awareness InitiativeExternal (New Jersey Department of Health) – information on health risks, testing options, treatment options, and more

Private Drinking WaterExternal (Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services) – educational materials for local public health agencies and well owners

Private WellsExternal (New York State Department of Health) – information for private well owners, code officials, and contractors in New York State

Well Water QualityExternal (Arizona Department of Health Services) – information for well owners on well testing and maintenance, what to do during disasters and emergencies, rules and regulations on well ownership, and more

Page last reviewed: January 24, 2019