Safe Kids Athens
Safe Kids Athens is a coalition led by Piedmont Athens Regional. Our mission is to prevent accidental injury for children nineteen and under throughout Clarke and Oconee counties. We accomplish this through education, equipment, enforcement, and awareness.
Our Lead Agency
Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center is a 360-bed non-profit hospital and regional referral center serving a 17-county service area in Athens and northeast Georgia. They offer a Level 2 Trauma Center and Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, urgent care centers, and an extensive network of respected physicians, surgeons and specialists. The mission of Piedmont Athens Regional is to improve the lives and health of those they touch. Not only has Piedmont Athens Regional been chosen as the first Georgia affiliate for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta but has recently been selected to be the Official Healthcare Provider for the University of Georgia Athletic Association.
Karen Pittard, Safe Kids Athens Coordinator
Piedmont Athens Regional
1199 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30606
Phone number: (706)475-7032