Frequently Asked Questions
Do you provide lead testing?
No, but here are some great resources to use:
Milwaukee Health Department
I think I or my family has been exposed to lead, should I see a doctor?
Yes, you should see a doctor for your family’s lead levels to be checked. While eating a healthy balanced diet that contains good sources of iron, vitamin C and calcium, helps your body protect itself – you shouldn’t rely on that alone. Get checked and follow your doctor’s instructions.
Food is hard enough for me and or my family to come by, where can I get safe food?
Hunger Task Force, WIC, SNAP, CACFP, Summer meals, and other federal assitance programs.
Can I call you about medical questions related to lead exposure?
You should contact your doctor, for any medical advice or testing.
Lead Hotline- National Lead Information Center
Do you provide water filters?
No, but here are some resources that do: