Keeping Children Safe
Unintentional injuries are the number-one killer of children ages 14 and under. Taking a few simple steps to protect children could prevent 90 percent of them.
Safe Kids East Central is led by the Children’s Hospital of Georgia and is dedicated to preventing deaths and injuries through education and safety training.
Program topics include:
In addition, we cover the following safety topics:
- Bike helmets
- Water safety
- Pedestrian safety
- Poison prevention
- Accidental shootings
- Fire prevention
- Fall prevention
- Sleep safety
Keeping children safe and preventing injury is an important part of our pediatric care. Safe Kids is the vehicle through which we educate parents and children, thereby reducing the threat of accidental death and injury.
Click here to learn more about Safe Kids East Central.
To make an appointment with one of our pediatric specialists or subspecialists, simply call 706-721-KIDS (5437) or 1-888-721-KIDS.