Elevate and Illinois Action for Children published A Lead Free Future: Research and Recommendations for Protecting Children from Lead in Water to guide policies and programs addressing lead. The report shares the experiences of childcare providers in fulfilling state lead in water testing and mitigation requirements and guide future policies and programs addressing lead. It is critical that states, communities and leaders working in the childcare and water safety spaces share lessons learned and ideas on how to improve access to lead prevention, testing and mitigation so that all children have access to a safe and healthy learning environment.