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 is “You’ve got this!” and focuses on empowering parents and caregivers with resources to properly buckle their child in the right seat on every ride.
Look for new resources coming soon including:
Any activity promoting child passenger safety is welcome and celebrated this week and the whole month of September!
Are you planning an event? Tell us about it here and be entered into a draw to win a $100 gift card for your group.
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.
Share your ideas, questions and progress with others in our community through the Facebook Group Maritime Tech Talk.
To add your event to the list of events planned for the month of September in the Maritimes here.
Sign up for the Car Seat Connection Newsletter: Click here.
If you need advice, resources or have questions please feel free to contact our Health Promotion Specialist for Child Passenger Safety Katherine Hutka at email@example.com or by calling (902) 470-7324 or toll free in the Maritimes 1-866-288-1388.
Resources for parents and caregivers:
Resources for professionals:
Toolkits and lesson plans:
For previous campaigns, click below:
Child Passenger Safety Week 2015
Child Passenger Safety Week 2014