Safe Kids Frederick County


The mission of Safe Kids Frederick County is to prevent unintentional injuries to children under 19 years, in Frederick County, through a coordinated program of public awareness, education, legislative action, enforcement and access to low cost safety products. 


More children under 19 years die from unintentional injuries than from all childhood diseases combined. Our efforts are generally divided into 7 focus areas: 

Car Seat Assistance Program (CSAP)

Frederick County Health Department’s, Safe Kids Frederick County is happy to provide no cost car seats to our Frederick County Residents. Our mission is safety for all infants and children while riding in a vehicle.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Frederick County Resident
  • Eligible or enrolled in Medicaid

Apply at this link: Car Seat Assistance Program Application

Español: Solicitud del Programa de Asistencia de Asientos de Automóvil

Car Seat Checks

SAFE KIDS is currently not holding appointments for car seat checks/installations at the Health Department, please see the list below for resources: 

Presentation Requests

If you’d like to request a presentation on child safety or injury prevention, please call us at 301-600-3326.

Get Involved

Join the Safe Kids Frederick County Coalition