Safe Kids Catawba County
The Health First Center offers a wide variety of health and safety educational
programs for children in pre-school through young adult.
Social distancing can be challenging!
Check out our 14-page digital activity booklet full of positive and creative
ideas to help your family stay happy and healthy as we continue the fight
to stop the spread COVID-19.
The programs and activities listed below are currently cancelled due to COVID-19.
For Infants & Toddlers
Parents can schedule appointments to get child passenger safety seats
checked at the Health First Center or attend various car seat inspection
clinics held across the county. To schedule an appointment, call 828.485.2300 x6206.
For Pre-School/Kindergarten through 6th Grade
Safety educational classes are offered to provide information and presentations
to schools, daycare centers and churches upon request. Topics include:
Bicycle safety, water safety, sun safety, pedestrian safety, first aid and more.
Pre-Teen/Early Teen/Age 12 & Up
Babysitting Classes offer American Heart Association Pediatric CPR and First Aid certification
(valid for 2 years), and babysitting basics like setting up your business
and how to be safe while babysitting.
Teens/9th through 12th grade
Distracted Driving awareness program is offered to high schools to educate
young drivers on safe driving practices.
3509 Graystone Place, Conover, NC 28613
For more information call 828.485.2300 x6206