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Educational ResourcesSafety Resources

Safety is a top priority when raising your child. The following resources offer tips on how to keep your child safe.

Car Seat Safety

We provide child safety seat education through scheduled seat checks and videos to help parents keep their children safe in vehicles. To have your child safety seat/booster checked, contact the Avera Children's Car Seat Program at 322-3485.

Watch our expert demonstrate car seat safety techniques.

Drowning Prevention

Unintentional injuries are the leading cause of death in young children. Unfortunately, many of these deaths could have been prevented.

Drowning prevention in young children (PDF)

Poison Prevention

Every year, thousands of children require emergency room treatment for poisonous ingestion. Many child poisonings can be prevented if parents and caregivers are properly informed.

Poison Prevention Guidelines (PDF)

Burn Prevention

Fire and burn prevention tips for you and your children.

Fire and Burn Prevention Tips (PDF)

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