What a great morning we had with a group of passionate people and organizations throughout the state of Georgia concerned about the health and safety of children! Today, we had the pleasure of meeting Sandra Deal and representatives from The ZAC FoundationThe Boys and Girls Club of Metro AtlantaGeorgia Department of Natural […]

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Safe Kids Georgia and DECAL Child Care Services hosted a workshop Thursday, March 19, 2015 on fire safety education for Quality Rated programs and fire safety trainers. The workshop was facilitated by Dr. Robert Cole, President of Fireproof Children. Dr. Cole is a national expert in fire safety education and Associate Professor at the University […]

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Saturday, January 10th, Safe Kids Georgia was honored to be a part of the National Protecting Athletes and Sports Safety – PASS event held in Atlanta with Safe Kids Worldwide. Safe Kids Georgia taught athletes and parents who attended about proper hydration. There were a lot of surprised faces when they explained how much sugar […]

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Safe Kids Toombs County received a grant from Amerigroup Community Care Foundation for $3200. Bonnie Brantley, Safe Kids Toombs Coordinator, advised the grant will be used to provide safe-sleep education with the intervention of a Graco Pack’n Play Portable Cribs to familes who cannot otherwise afford a safe Place for their babies to sleep.

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SAFE KIDS GEORGIA 6th ANNUAL AWARDS BREAKFAST, 25 YEARS LED BY CHILDRENS HEALTHCARE OF ATLANTA
Georgia Community and Business Leaders Honored

Safe Kids Georgia held their annual Awards Breakfast on October 10th, 2014 at the Fabulous Fox Theatre in Midtown. Co-hosting for the sixth year in a row, Lori Geary, WSB-TV, and Christi […]

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Mother of drowned boy warns parents: Never assume child is being watched

Posted: Jun 02, 2014 3:35 PM EDTUpdated: Jun 02, 2014 6:15 PM EDT

By Beth Galvin, FOX Medical Team reporter – bio | email    

GAINESVILLE, Ga. –The pinwheel John Michael’s grandfather gave […]

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Heatstroke

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Babies and young kids can sometimes sleep so peacefully that we forget they are even there. It can also be tempting to leave a baby alone in a car while we quickly run into the store. The problem is that leaving a child alone in a car can lead to serious injury or death from […]

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Warmer weather is upon us and many Georgia families hit the road for fun in the sun. To combat the common uptick in roadway fatalities Safe Kids Forsyth County and the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety planned an educational tour across Forsyth County May 7-10. The agency and approximately 100 volunteers from 20 statewide organizations […]

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Safe Kids Gainesville’s Safe Kids Week event at Fair Street Elementary. The theme was Water Safety “Super Heroes Don’t Float…but Life Jackets do!” and there were five different stations visited by all 2nd and 3rd graders: Poison Safety, Water Safety, Sports Safety, Fire Safety, and Safety on the Road.  There were approximately 300 children in […]

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