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  • Car Seat Distribution Event

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    In June of 2014 The Injury Prevention Center partenered with East Bay Community Action Program to hold a car seat distribution event. Close to 50 car seats were distributed to families in need at this event.

    Earth Day 2013

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    The Injury Prevention Center, along with volunteers from Providence College, the city of Providence and Mayor Angel Taveras, participated in an Earth Day renovation and clean up of Lennon Park in Providence. April 20, 2013.

    Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification

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    In May of 2014 the Injury Prevention Center held a Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification course in which eighteen new CPSTs were certified.

    Safety Gates For CNDC Families

    The IPC was awarded a $750 grant from Toys R Us to purchase stairway gates for the early intervention program of the Children's Neurodevelopment Center at Hasbro Children's Hospital. Rachel Sullivan ACSW, a clinical social worker at the CNDC, is pictured here providing a safety gate to a family in the early intervention program.

    Rhode Island State Junior Grange donates over $800 to the Injury Prevention Center

    Rhode Island State Junior Grange

    On Friday, November 18, 2011 the Rhode Island State Junior Grange once again presented a check to the Injury Prevention Center. This year's very generous donation of over $800 will be used to purchase bicycle helmets that the Injury Prevention Center will give to children at upcoming safety events.

    Safety is NO Accident 2012 Awards

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    "2012 Safety is NO Accident contest willing posters and videos on display at the Emerald Square Mall.

    Mayor Donald R. Grebien of Pawtucket awards citation to the Injury Prevention Center for organizing a car seat distribution event at the Blackstone Valley Community Health Center

    Blackstone Valley Community Health Center

    On August 10, 2011 the Injury Prevention Center along with Safe Kids Rhode Island held a car seat safety/distribution event at the Blackstone Valley Community Health Center.  Forty-nine car seats were distributed and additional eleven car seat installations were checked at this very successful event.

     For more information about the Injury Prevention Center, please call us at 401-444-2685.