KEEPING QUEENSLAND KIDS SAFE

Kidsafe Qld’s mission is to reduce childhood accident rates¬†by raising awareness of injury trends and providing practical, evidence-based injury prevention strategies and services to keep kids safe at home, on the road and at play.

Tragically, 75 Queensland children die annually from unintentional injury. Additionally, there are more than 16,000 hospitalisations and over 92,000 visits to the Emergency department.

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Your tax-deductible donation will help save children’s lives and reduce the pain and suffering from preventable injuries.

Keep Power Plugs Away From Little Fingers

Statistically most childhood injuries occur in the family home.

Kidsafe Qld stocks a range of home safety products to help you keep one step ahead. Products like the Mickey Haha, an easy to install cover to keep power plugs away from little fingers.

Have you completed your annual playground inspection?

Kidsafe Qld offers an independent playground inspection service, suitable for playgrounds operated by councils, private businesses, schools and child care centres.

Location for Kidsafe Qld

Kidsafe Qld location.

Our address is Unit 8/87 Webster Road, Stafford 4053 (entry via Babarra Street).

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU?

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CHILD CAR SEAT HIRE

Short and long term available. Hire fee includes fitting and training.

DISABILITY SERVICES

We are an NDIS registered provider and offer consultations.

SERVICES & TRAINING

Child car seat fitting, playground inspections & home safety for parents.

RESOURCES & SAFETY ADVICE

Safety advice for staying safe at home, on the road and at play.

JOIN OUR EMAIL LIST

Our quarterly newsletter is designed for parents and carers wanting to receive seasonal safety advice, product recalls and news. You can also subscribe to specific lists relating to playground inspections, child car restraint training or corporate partnerships.

By subscribing to our lists, you consent to receiving emails from Kidsafe QLD. You can unsubscribe at any time.

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OUR PROGRAMS

Kidsafe QLD Home Safety Program

HOME

Most injuries suffered by children happen in and around the home.

Kidsafe QLD Play Safety program

PLAY

Falls during play are the leading cause of childhood injury requiring hospitalisation.

ROAD

In Australia, transport injuries are the most common cause of child injury death.

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ABOUT KIDSAFE QUEENSLAND

We are a not-for-profit, non-government organisation with a vision for a safer world for our kids at home, at play and on the road. For more than 40 years, we have been keeping kids out of hospital by teaching parents and caregivers how to prevent injuries with evidence based, practical safety advice. We have travelled the safety journey with over 20,000 Queensland families and the conversation always starts when baby arrives.

LATEST NEWS

Are your children travelling safely in your car?

Are your children travelling safely in your car?

In Australia, we use child car seats (rear or forward-facing) or booster seats so that children can travel safely in cars. However, despite these seats meeting some of the world's most stringent design standards and despite high levels of child car seat use (92-99%),...

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Jump, Bounce, Laugh: How to help play safely on trampolines

Jump, Bounce, Laugh: How to help play safely on trampolines

If we look across Australian homes at their play equipment, we can see the large number of trampolines set up in backyards. Bouncing can be heaps of fun for kids but can also present it's fair share of hazards: That's why it is so important to keep risks to a minimum...

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How choosing the right plants can make a fun and safe play space

How choosing the right plants can make a fun and safe play space

A well thought out play space allows kids to grow and develop key skills. Knowing this, we can plan and design play spaces with different plants and gardens to nurture children’s development, creativity, and imagination. A simple way to achieve this is by planting trees and shrubs. However, before planting anything, ensure that plants are suitable for the space.

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