An important documentary entitled Lead Paint Indiana’s Poisoned Children will air this Thursday, November 18 at 7:30 pm on WFYI TV 20.
Hoosier parents strive to keep their children safe and healthy in the face of hazards. But there is a hidden danger from the past that continues to take a toll on the youngest in our state: lead paint. The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention says 13,000 Indiana children suffer from lead poisoning, primarily from ingesting lead paint in their own homes. Learn why lead paint poisoning is reaching across socio-economic barriers to affect the most vulnerable of our population. Find out what you need to know about the lead paint that surrounds us and what must be done to make our environment safe for Hoosier kids.