Injury Prevention

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Mission Statement

Our mission is to reduce and eliminate intentional and unintentional deaths and injuries in Navajo County. We do this through the following strategies:     

  • Partner with certified local community partners to offer car seat educational courses, car seat checks and provide car seats to those who qualify for free.     
  • Partner with home visitation programs, WIC and other community partners to identify children who don’t have safe sleep environments and provide them a portable crib and education on safe sleep to reduce the amount of SIDS & SUID cases.     
  • Offer free educational courses on home safety, poison prevention, fire safety and safe sleep.     
  • Offer the Battle of the Belts Program that addresses adolescent motor vehicle safety and seatbelt usage rates. This is done through peer led groups in the local high schools.

 

Contacts

For more information please contact:
Amy Stradling - Program Manager
Email: amy.stradling@navajocountyaz.gov
Phone: (928) 532-6050