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
Coordinator
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
kristen.urso@chp.edu

Contact Us

For more information, please contact Kristen Urso at kristen.urso@chp.edu or 412-692-5931.

Safe Kids Allegheny County Members

4MOMS

AAA East/Central

Aetna Better Health

Allegheny County Health Department 

Allegheny County Pharmacists Association

Allegheny County Police Department

Allegheny County Pretrial Services

Allegheny County Sheriffs 

Allegheny Health Network

American Red Cross

Be SMART

Britax Child Safety

Buckle Up PA

Center for Injury Research and Control

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

City of Pittsburgh EMS

City of Pittsburgh Police Department

COTRAIC/Early Head Start

Cribs For Kids

Duquesne University

Family Resources of PA

FedEx Express

FedEx Ground

Gateway Health

Girls On The Run, Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC

Live Well Allegheny

LockMed

Mayor's Office, Bureau of Neighborhood Empowerment

Med Express

PA State Police

PA TECHS

PA Traffic Injury Prevention Project 

PennDOT District 11

Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire

Pittsburgh Poison Center

Safe Kids Butler County

Think First for Kids