HELEN HAYES HOSPITAL WILL OFFER FREE CHILD SAFETY SEAT CHECKS

The Jan and Niles Davies Learning Center at Helen Hayes Hospital, in conjunction with the Stony Point and Haverstraw Town Police Departments, will host a free Child Passenger Safety event on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 from 3-6 p.m. at the Jan and Niles Davies Learning Center located on the Helen Hayes campus in West Haverstraw. During the event, local police officers and CPS-certified technicians will be on-hand to perform child safety seat checks to ensure the correct installation of car seats, as well as assess the condition of the seats and potential recall status. If necessary, arrangements will be made to replace recalled or damaged seats. All community members are welcome and appointments are not required.

The Jan & Niles Davies Learning Center is located on the south side of the Helen Hayes Hospital campus on Route 9W in West Haverstraw, NY. For more information on the Child Passenger Safety event on September 9, contact Sandy Fini, Outpatient Neurology (845-786-4321) or Ann Taylor at The Learning Center (845-786-4595). For more information on child seat safety, visit Safe Kids USA at www.safekids.org or the NHTSA’s new Parent Central website at www.safercar.gov.