How will your community celebrate?
Every year, Child Safety Link and our Maritime partners celebrate Child Passenger Safety Week with a different theme related to protecting children in vehicles.
The theme of Child Passenger Safety Week 2016 was “You’ve got this!” and focused on empowering parents and caregivers with resources to properly buckle their child in the right seat on every ride.
New resources include:
To order print versions of these new Child Safety Link resources click here.
Any activity promoting child passenger safety is welcome and celebrated this week and the whole month of September!
I am a technician or advocate. What can I do? Here are some suggestions:
Host an information booth at an event for families and caregivers.
Plan a car seat check event or clinic in your community.
Offer to attend a prenatal class or parent-and-baby group to answer car seat questions.
For a list of events planned for the month of September click here.
Are you planning an event? Tell us about it here and be entered into a draw to win a $100 gift card to use towards purchasing supplies or seats for your community.
Sign up for the Car Seat Connection Newsletter: Click here.
Share your ideas, questions and progress with others in our community through the Facebook Group: Atlantic Tech Talk.
If you need advice, resources or have questions please feel free to contact our Health Promotion Specialist for Child Passenger Safety Katherine Hutka at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (902) 470-7324 or toll free in the Maritimes 1-866-288-1388.
Other resources for parents and caregivers:
Resources for professionals:
Toolkits and lesson plans:
Other reports and resources:
For previous campaigns, click below:
Child Passenger Safety Week 2015
Child Passenger Safety Week 2014