National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
October 21-27, 2018
Parents concerned about the recent discovery of lead in water at Oakland Public Schools should have their children tested.
If you have private insurance or MediCal just ask your primary care person. If you are uninsured you can be screened and enrolled at the eligibility departments of the Alameda County clinics or at Alameda Health System. You can find a list of these clinics here or by calling the Public Health Department's Family Health Line at 1-888-604-4636 or Health Care Services' health insurance program at 1-800-422-9495.
We provide services to prevent lead poisoning and to promote health and safety in the home.
Main Phone Line: 510-567-8280
Did you know?
Unhealthy housing can cause asthma attacks, lead poisoning and serious injuries such as falls among the elderly.
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