When installed and used correctly, child safety seats and safety belts can prevent injuries and save lives.
Child safety seats can reduce fatal injury by up to 71 percent for infants and 54 percent for toddlers. (Safe Kids Worldwide) Unfortunately, 73 percent of car seats across the country are used or installed incorrectly, according to Safe Kids Worldwide, an organization dedicated to preventing injuries in children. (Safe Kids Worldwide)
Healthy Families, a program of Child & Family Resources, has 4 technicians trained in proper car seat installation. We are able to install car seats for anyone in the community and we are able to do car seat checks to make sure the car seat presently being used isn’t expired, recalled, correct fit, or correctly installed.
If you or anyone needs a car seat or check please fill out the form above and send it back to Serina Cota at firstname.lastname@example.org. She will then call you to set up an appointment for installation or check.
With an appointment, installations/checks happen every 3rd Friday from 11:30-1:30,
Please note the car seats are for children newborns to 60 lbs. Please fill out the form completely so we can let you know if your child will be the right fit for the car seat.