Safe Kids Northeast Florida
THE PLAYERS Center for Child Health at Wolfson Children’s Hospital is the lead organization for Safe Kids Northeast Florida.
Safe Kids Northeast Florida and Wolfson Children’s is committed to reducing preventable injuries in children of our region through education at community events and classes throughout the community.
Advocating for children is the most important part of our mission. Through THE PLAYERS Center for Child Health at Wolfson Children’s, we reach beyond the walls of the hospital to promote safe and healthy childhoods for all kids in our region.
There are simple safety precautions parents and kids can take to ensure bumps and bruises don’t turn into more disabling injuries and deaths.
Keeping kids safe in and around all types of vehicles.
Drowning is the leading cause of death in children under five in Florida.
Our Ready, Set, Sleep! program helps parents and caregivers create safe sleep environments for baby.
Tips to help prevent injuries while biking or walking.
Learn about the hidden dangers in our homes so you can prevent injuries from:
Safe Kids Northeast Florida is led by THE PLAYERS Center for Child Health at Wolfson Children’s Hospital. Funding is provided by Wolfson Children's, public and private contributors, along with grants from Safe Kids Worldwide, the nation’s first non-profit organization dedicated solely to the prevention of accidental childhood injury.
Our mission brings together local organizations to promote pediatric injury prevention, and offer programs to prevent accidental injuries to children ages 19 and under.