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American Association of Poison Control
Provides a 24-hour poison hotline which provides immediate access to poison exposure management instructions and information. The hotline is staffed by pharmacists, physicians, nurses and toxicology specialists.
515 King Street, Suite 510 Alexandria, VA 22314
703-894-1858
For poison emergencies: 800-222-1222

American Red Cross
Provides information on fire safety, drowning prevention, and first aide basics.
2025 E Street, NW Washington, DC 20006
202-303-5000

American SIDS Institute

Provides information on SIDS and prevention.
509 Augusta Drive Marietta, GA 30067
770-426-8746 or 800-232-SIDS (7437)

Car Seat Data
Provides information on buying the right car seat for your car in regards to compatibility and ease of installation. Also provides car seat measurements.

CDC-INFO
Talk with a trained operator who can answer individual questions about vaccines and vaccine-preventable diseases.
1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333
800-232-4636 (CDC-INFO)

Children’s Safety Network
Provides information on childhood injuries and prevention of injuries.
55 Chapel Street Newton, MA 02458-1060
617-618-2230

Consumers Product Safety Commission
Provides product safety and recall information.
4330 East West Highway Bethesda, MD 20814
800-638-2772

First Candle/ SIDS Alliance
Non-profit organization dedicated to advancing infant health and decreasing mortality. Provides a support group for parents who have lost a child to SIDS.
1314 Bedford Avenue, Suite 210 Baltimore, MD 21208
800-221-7437

Food Allergy Network
Provides information, resources and brochures on food allergies.
11781 Lee Jackson Hwy., Suite 160 Fairfax, VA 22033-3309
800-929-4040

Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association
Represents the manufacturers of infant products and provides safety information related to products.
15000 Commerce Parkway, Suite C Mt. Laurel, New Jersey 08054
609-213-8500

Kids In Danger
Provides information on dangerous juvenile products.
116 W. Illinois Suite 5E Chicago, IL 60654
312-595-0649

National Highway and Traffic Safety Association
Provides information regarding car seat, vehicle and traffic safety. Vehicle and child restraint recall information available.
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE West Building Washington, DC 20590
888-327-4236

National Safe Kids Campaign
Provides information on preventing unintentional childhood injury.
1301 Pennsylvania Ave, N. W. Suite 1000 Washington DC 20004
202-662-0600

National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program

If your child were to suffer a serious injury that proves to have been caused by a vaccination, this program will provide compensation to help with their care.
5600 Fishers Lane Rockville, MD 20857
800-338-2382

Safety Belt Safe U.S.A.
Provides information regarding car seat safety.
P.O. Box 553 Altadena, CA 91003

Seat Check
Assists parents to properly secure their children in motor vehicles.
866-Seat-Check

United States Department of Health and Human Services
Provides a wealth of information on child related issues, disaster and emergency issues, food and drug information and much more.
200 Independence Avenue, S.W. Washington, D.C. 20201
877-696-6755

United States Food and Drug Administration

Provides information on a variety of topics regarding food, medications, vaccinations, cosmetics and more.
5600 Fishers Lane Rockville, MD 20857-0001
888-INFO-FDA (888-463-6332)

www.Recalls.gov
Provides information on recently recalled products.