Great things have been happening at our coalition in Athens! Safe Kids Athens, led by Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital, conducted a Child Passenger Safety (CPS) event at Trinity Lutheran Academy last Wednesday, September 18. The event was a huge success! Several community partners were in attendance including Clarke County Sheriff’s Office as well as […]Continue Reading →
CALLING ALL NEW PARENTS! If you’ve been looking for safety tips to help you handle your new bundle of joy, you’ve come to the right place. When bringing your baby home, it is common to have lots of questions concerning proper care for your new child.
Here are a few […]Continue Reading →
Safe Kids Georgia would like to introduce you to our intern for Fall 2019. We are very excited to have her on board!Continue Reading →
On a perfect Saturday morning in Cobb County, Safe Kids Georgia Board Members, staff, community partners and longtime injury prevention advocates came together to walk, run and cheer towards the finish line.
We would like to extend sincere appreciation to One Digital Health and Benefits, the event participants and sponsors for their […]Continue Reading →
As an educator, we can image that your plate is filled with getting to know your new students and implementing new academic resources for your students. This year, more school have a chance to infuse teen driving safety education through a peer-to-peer model. Teens in the Driver Seat® is a peer-to-peer safety program for […]Continue Reading →
The beginning of the school year is right around the corner! This is always an exciting time for both parents and kids.
The days and weeks leading up to the first day are full of preparation- shopping for school supplies, meeting new teachers, and navigating new schedules. Make a safety central part […]Continue Reading →
From the Summer 2019 Interns:
“We all had a great time at Safe Kids Georgia! We look forward to using the skills we learned throughout our internship here in our future careers. We wish the future group of interns the best of luck and hope that they enjoy their time here as well!”
Reduce the number of deaths from heatstroke by remembering to ACT.
Avoid heatstroke-related injury and death by never leaving a child alone in a car, not even for a minute. And make sure to keep your car locked when you’re not inside so kids don’t get in on their own. Create reminders. Keep a stuffed animal or other memento […]Continue Reading →
With summertime here, more people spend time at the beach and areas of open water. While there are many fun activities that kids can take part in during this time, it is important to stay safe.
Parents should actively supervise their children when they are around bodies of water, whether […]Continue Reading →
On Thursday, July 11th, Safe Kids Georgia attended the MedKids event at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta – Egleston to educate middle schoolers on the importance of being safe during their summer break. The Safe Kids Interns broke the ice by playing a trivia game filled with important safety tips to consider every day. After […]Continue Reading →