Phone: 330-543-8942 (Summit County)
Phone: 330-729-1387 (Mahoning Valley)
Akron Children's is the home base for two Safe Kids USA® coalitions. Since 1992, Safe Kids Summit County has been based at our hospital in downtown Akron. In 2010, Akron Children’s took the lead on Safe Kids Mahoning Valley, which is based at Akron Children's Community Outreach, Education and Support Center in Boardman.
Safe Kids Summit County and Safe Kids Mahoning Valley include community partners representing regional health agencies, businesses, fire and police departments, as well as many other county-wide agencies and organizations concerned with the health and safety of youth.
Safe Kids promotes and implements strategies to prevent childhood injuries through community awareness, education and public policy changes. They also develop and evaluate community projects designed to prevent unintentional injuries. Some of our Safe Kids programs include:
Safe Kids Summit County:
Safe Kids Mahoning Valley:
Safe Kids serves as a county-wide information resource center on childhood injury prevention programs.
Safe Kids InStore
Safe Kids Summit County sells quality, low-cost safety equipment such as bike helmets, multi-sport helmets, knee/elbow pad sets, life jackets, 3-story fire escape ladders and more.
To inquire about Safe Kids products, call 330-543-8990.
We rely on your generosity to provide quality medical care to every child who needs us.
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330-729-1387 (Mahoning Valley)
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