Car Seat Safety

The Delaware General Health District is dedicated to the prevention of accidental injury and death to individuals of all ages. The Delaware General Health District partners with the SAFE Delaware County Coalition partners to provide educational programs and resources relating to child passenger safety.

A large portion of funding and support to maintain the program and provide car seats is provided by the Ohio Buckles Buckeyes program of  the Ohio Department of Public Safety, the Safe Kids Buckle Up program of SafeKids Worldwide, the Friends For Life Fund, the Delaware County Kiwanis Clubs and private donations.

The Delaware County Child Passenger Safety Program provides the following services:

  • Check car & booster seats and their installation installations by appointment
  • Maintain certified Car Seat Check Stations
  • Maintain certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians
  • Provide “In Your Neighborhood Car Seat Check Events”
  • Distribute free car & boosters seats to qualifying residents of Delaware County
  • Provide group presentations on child passenger safety
  • Partner with schools, day cares, physicians, first responders and law enforcement officers to provide the most current safety information on child passenger safety to Delaware County residents.

Contact:
Child Passenger Safety Program

  • Free Car/Booster Seat Distribution:
    By appointment only: call 740-203-2079 or e-mail carseats@delawarehealth.org
  • Car/Booster Seat Installations and Checks