Our History

The Coalition to Prevent Lead Poisoning is an education and advocacy organization composed of hundreds of individuals and community organizations dedicated to eliminating childhood lead poisoning and other environmental home health hazards. Located in Rochester, NY our mission is to empower communities and their residents to prevent childhood lead poisoning by sharing information, educational materials and best practices, and working towards public policy change. The Coalition is comprised of members who share the following conviction: childhood lead poisoning can and must end.

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For a list of resources and publications documenting Rochester’s progress, click here.

Current Chair

Mary (Mel) Callan
Family Nurse Practitioner at Highland Family Medicine Center;
former staff to state Senator Rick Dollinger



CPLP History

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