Car Seat Checkups by Norton Children’s

If you need help installing your safety seat or would like a certified car seat technician to check whether you’ve installed it properly, Norton Children’s Prevention & Wellness offers year-round car seat checks. If these options do not work for your family’s schedule, call Norton Children’s Prevention & Wellness at (502) 629-7358. Registration is required.

Four options throughout Greater Louisville:

  1. Downtown Louisville – Norton Healthcare Pavilion, 315 E. Broadway (Preston Street side)
    • Every Tuesday of the month
  1. West Louisville – Neighborhood Place – Ujima, 3610 Bohne Ave.
    • First Tuesday of the month
  1. Matthews – Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital, 4001 Dutchmans Lane (Norton Medical Plaza 3 parking garage, fifth floor)
    • Second Tuesday of the month
  1. Northeastern Louisville – Norton Children’s Medical Center, 4910 Chamberlain Lane
    • Call to schedule an appointment at this location: (502) 446-5370

If your family lives outside of the Louisville or Southern Indiana area, visit the National Highway and Safety Administration page to find a certified car seat technician near you.

Prevention & Wellness – 5437

Kentucky child abuse rate highest in U.S. for 2nd year

For the second year in a row, Kentucky had the highest child abuse rate in the country — and it’s not even close. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Children’s Bureau “Child Maltreatment […]

Read Full Story

Half of child poisonings due to adults removing safety packaging

Parents and grandparents are unintentionally contributing to 50,000 emergency room visits each year by removing prescription drugs’ child-resistant packaging. According to the Journal of Pediatrics, more than half of children under age 5 who are […]

Read Full Story

Talking to kids about coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

With news about the new coronavirus and the disease it causes (COVID-19) changing by the day, keep in mind that your kids are hearing about it too, even if they don’t bring it up. They’re […]

Read Full Story

Daylight saving time and kids: Tips to ease the lost hour

We all know the drill — twice a year we change our clocks to account for daylight saving time. Daylight time starts this Sunday, March 8, when we will “spring forward” by one hour. (Remember […]

Read Full Story

When is the flu an emergency for kids?

It’s 2 a.m. and your child has a high fever. The signs of the flu are there. Body aches? Check. Sore throat? Check. Cough? Check. Runny nose? Check. Chills? Check. Headache? Check. Fatigue? Check. At […]

Read Full Story
Related Stories

Kentucky child abuse rate highest in U.S. for 2nd year

For the second year in a row, Kentucky had the highest child abuse rate in the country — and it’s not even close. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Children’s Bureau “Child Maltreatment […]

Read Full Story

Half of child poisonings due to adults removing safety packaging

Parents and grandparents are unintentionally contributing to 50,000 emergency room visits each year by removing prescription drugs’ child-resistant packaging. According to the Journal of Pediatrics, more than half of children under age 5 who are […]

Read Full Story

Talking to kids about coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

With news about the new coronavirus and the disease it causes (COVID-19) changing by the day, keep in mind that your kids are hearing about it too, even if they don’t bring it up. They’re […]

Read Full Story

Daylight saving time and kids: Tips to ease the lost hour

We all know the drill — twice a year we change our clocks to account for daylight saving time. Daylight time starts this Sunday, March 8, when we will “spring forward” by one hour. (Remember […]

Read Full Story

When is the flu an emergency for kids?

It’s 2 a.m. and your child has a high fever. The signs of the flu are there. Body aches? Check. Sore throat? Check. Cough? Check. Runny nose? Check. Chills? Check. Headache? Check. Fatigue? Check. At […]

Read Full Story

Search our entire site.