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Healthy homes mean healthier Vermonters. Learn more about how to create and keep a healthy home environment for yourself and your family.

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Learn how to make sure your well or spring is properly constructed and maintained to help keep your drinking water safe from contaminants. Find information and requirements for real estate transactions and rental properties.

Many Vermonters are affected by falls at some point in their life. People who are 65 years and older are increasingly at risk of falling, and therefore potentially injury. As we age, we are more likely to be injured in a fall.

If you get your drinking water from a private well or spring, you should have it tested on a regular basis so you can protect your family's health. Find out what you should test your drinking water for and how often.

Act now to prepare for any emergency – flooding, an ice storm, power outage, flu pandemic or disease outbreak. You may need to evacuate or stay where you are to keep safe.

Vermont law requires water to be tested when a new groundwater drinking source is installed for single-family residences. Find out what you need to do.

Today, more and more properties are going smoke-free because Vermont smoke-free properties are legal, healthy, safe and cost-effective.