Lead poisoning can be prevented and is a serious public health concern facing children. The City of Cleveland Department of Public Health (CDPH) and Lead Safe Living Healthy Homes will host two lead poisoning prevention and education events at local recreation centers.
On Wednesday, June 15, 2016, the first free screening event to be held at the Zelma George Recreation Center at 3155 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive and on Thursday, June 16, 2016, the second free screening will be held at the Michael Zone Recreation Center at 6301 Lorain Avenue. Both events will run from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
Children under the age of six can receive free lead screenings. For more Lead Safe Living information, please call 216-664-2175 or visit www.clevelandhealth.org.