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Child Safety Resources and Web Links


Provides tip sheets on household hazards. Elk Grove Village, Il.
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Car Safe Kids offers classes in the Seattle Metro area on using appropriate car seats for your baby.
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National Transportation Safety Association
Provides recall information and to report safety concerns. Great resource for information on your child’s safety in the car.

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Infant Swimming Research Inc. 253-606-5308, 425-820-2351
Web site: Certified Instructor: [email protected]

Safety for Toddlers, LLC is a member of: International Association for Child Safety Web site:

Informing consumers of the safe use of juvenile products.
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Safety Restraint Coalition offers information and referral on car safety seats.
425-828-8975 (Kirkland) or 800-282-5587
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Washington Poison Center provides free information packets and answers your questions.  800-222-1222
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Nations Capital Poison Center

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission offers free information booklets and updates on product recalls. 800-638-2772
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American Red Cross, excellent resource for all health and safety issues. Web site:

Poison Prevention Organization is located in Washington D.C. Their basic theme is “Children Act Fast…So Do Poisons!” Poison Prevention Week Council members have worked to organize events during this special week that raise awareness of the dangers of unintentional poisonings, as well as steps that can be taken to prevent accidental poisonings in the first place. 
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Support Groups and Classes

Great Starts Birth and Family Education– Holman Rd. in Seattle 206-789-0883
Offers classes on baby development and safety.
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Resource line 206-526-2500, 1-877-526-2500
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Evergreen Hospital Medical Center (Kirkland) 425-899-3000 – Healthline
Offers parent-baby support groups for baby’s first year.
Web site: – See Health classes > First Year with Baby.

Highline Community Hospital ( Burien) 425-439-5576
Education Programs. Offers classes on parenting and infant care.
Web site: see Family Childbirth Center> Childbirth & Parenting

Northwest Hospital 206-368-1784
Web site: see Education & Events > childbirth classes

Overlake Hospital Medical Center (Bellevue) 425-688-5259. Offers postpartum classes.
Web site: see Services > Women & Children’s Services and Support Group Meetings (Mothers and More).

PEPS (Program for Early Parent Support of King Co.) 206-547-8570

Parent with infants from birth to age six months meet once a week in individual homes. Day and evening groups available. Join a neighbor hood group. Volunteer to be a leader of these wonderful support groups.
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Providence Everett Medical Center parenting classes.     Resource line – 800-554-6600. Web site:  –  see classes/child safety  

Swedish Hospital Classes   206-386-2502   
Web site:   see Health Resources > classes  

Valley Medical Center (Renton) 425-575-2229 offers infant care and child safety classes.  
Web site:  See community Education > Support Groups >  Parent-Baby Support group.  425-228-3440 ext 2526

Books & Stores

‘What to Expect the First Year’
By Arlene Eisenberg

‘The Fussy Baby’
By Dr. William Sears

Guide to Baby Products
(7th Edition-Consumer Reports)
By Sandy Jones

Birth and Beyond Stores 206-324-4831 / 800-348-4831
Web site: three locations.

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