Safe Kids

Safe Kids USA is a nationwide network of organizations working to prevent unintentional childhood injury, the leading cause of death and disability for children ages 1 to 14.

Safe Kids Greater Tampa members:

  • Teach families about child injury risks and prevention
  • Encourage and conduct research on leading injury risks
  • Evaluate solutions for injury risks
  • Work to pass and improve child safety laws and regulations
  • Provide lifesaving devices such as child safety seats, helmets and smoke alarms to families who need them
  • Promote corporate leadership in child safety through effective and sustainable partnerships

Safe Kids Greater Tampa is a very active coalition. We have dynamic programs that address Tampa bay's unique safety needs including:

  • Bike Safety
  • Fire Safety
  • In and Around Car Safety
  • Pedestrian Safety
  • Home Safety
  • Poison Safety
  • Teen Driving
  • Water Safety
  • Sports Safety

For more information about these programs, call the St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital Children’s Wellness and Safety Center at (813) 615-0589.

Learn more about our community safety programs.