Baltimore County Resources
The Baltimore County Fire Department offers fire and life safety tips and Community Awareness and Safety Education programs.
The Department of Health provides child safety tips on baby walkers, infant sleep safety and toy safety.
Resources Outside Baltimore County
The National Fire Protection Association provides safety information for both kids and parents.
The United States Fire Administration (USFA) offers a Fire Safety page especially for kids.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission provides information on playground, bicycle and pool safety.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Parents Central provides car safety information.
KidsHealth provides parents, kids, and teens information about mental and physical health and covers many topics on general child safety.
Healthfinder by The United States Department of Health and Human Services offers injury prevention tips.
The Maryland Poison Center is a service of the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy and has been a leader in providing poisoning and overdose care. They provide telephone consultation 24 hours a day in cases of accidental poisoning.
Call toll-free in Maryland at 1-800-222-1222.
Revised May 28, 2015
Revised April 6, 2016