Safe Kids Allegheny County

Safe Kids Allegheny CountyChildren’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC is the lead organization for Safe Kids Allegheny County, a community coalition focused on reducing accidental childhood injuries in our region.

Safe Kids Allegheny County is a local coalition of Safe Kids Worldwide, an international nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing unintentional childhood injury. It focuses on one specific problem: more children ages 1 to 14 die from unintentional injuries resulting from incidents such as motor vehicle crashes, fires, drowning, poisoning and falls than any other cause.

Who We Are

Safe Kids Allegheny County brings together health and safety experts, educators, corporations, foundations, government agencies and other volunteers to educate and support families in protecting their most precious gifts: their children.

Membership Application

If your organization is interested in being a member of this group, complete the membership application (PDF) and mail it to:

Kristen Urso
Safe Kids Allegheny County
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children's Hospital Drive
4401 Penn Ave.
Faculty Pavilion, Floor 7
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Contact Us

For more information, please contact Kristen Urso at or 412-692-5931.

Safe Kids Allegheny County Members

AAA East/Central
Allegheny County Health Department
Allegheny County Pharmacists Assoc. 
Allegheny County Police Department
Babies R Us – Bethel Park
Babies R US – Monroeville
BabyProofing Pittsburgh
Buckle Up PA
CMU – Academy for Lifelong Learning
Centers for Creative Play 
Center for Injury Research and Control
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
City of Pittsburgh EMS 
City of Pittsburgh Police Department
Consumer Product Safety Commission
C.O.T.R.A.I.C./Early Head Start
Duquesne University
Early Head Start
FedEx Express
Gateway Health Plan
Giant Eagle
Mt. Lebanon Fire Department
Noodler’s Inc.
Penn State Cooperative Extension
Pennsylvania DUI Assoc. 
Safe Kids Venango County
Safe Kids Washington County
The Special Kids Network
State Farm Insurance
The Prevention Network
Think First for Kids
UPMC Health Plan
UPMC Shadyside – Prehospital Care
UPMC St. Margaret
University of Pittsburgh CIRCL
West Penn Hospital