Prevention and Safety Publications

Car Safety
2015 Car Seat Laws
Car Safety Checks
Car Safety Seats: Information for Families for 2012 (
Car Seats, Boosters and Seat Belt Safety (Safe Kids USA)
Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
Vehicle Safety (In and Around Cars)
Home Alone
Home alone - is your child ready? (Florida Committee for Prevention of Child Abuse)
Is Your Child Ready to Stay Home Alone? (Florida’s Child Care Resource & Referral Network)
Leaving Your Child Home Alone (CWIG, 2013)
When to Leave Your Kids Home Alone (DCF)
Internet and Social Media
Net Cetera - Chatting with Kids About Being Online
Social Media: Tips for Foster Parents (CWIG, 2013)
Social Media: Tips for Youth in Foster Care (CWIG, 2013)
Safe Sleep
Back To Sleep Campaign - National Institute of Health
Crib Safety Tips - U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Is Your Used Crib Safe? - U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Safe Sleeping Brochure
Safety Tips for Sleeping Babies - U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Safe Infant Sleep: Sleep Right, Sleep Tight - Ounce of Prevention, Florida
Shaken Baby Syndrome
Coping with Crying - DOH Brochure
National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome (
Shaken Baby Syndrome Page - Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida
Summer Safety
Summer Safety Tips (DCF)
Summer Safety: Tips to Avoid Abduction and Harm (NCMEC)
Make Summer Safe for Kids (CDC)
2014 Summer Safety Tips (AAP)
Water Safety
How To Prevent Drownings
Pool - Resources for Families
Pool Safety Resource Website
Prevent In Home Drownings
Prevent In Home Drownings - Spanish
Safety Barrier Guidelines for Home Pools
Steps for Safety Around the Pool Brochure
Steps for Safety Around the Pool Brochure - Spanish

Acetaminophen Safety (2002)
Circle of Parents as a Model for Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect (Evaluation Report 2007)
Essentials for Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers (CDC)
Estimated Annual Cost of Child Abuse and Neglect (2012)
How To Safeguard Your Children (Florida Attorney General's Office)
Medications and Pregnancy (CDC)
Preventing Fetal Alcohol Syndrome: Healthy Women- Healthy Babies (2007)
Toxic Stress Derails Healthy Development (Center on the Developing Child)
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (