Published DateFRANKLIN — Preventing injury and teaching children how to stay safe is the focus of this year's Child Safety Fair at Westside Healthcare. This free event will take place on Wednesday, May 22 from 4-6 p.m. at Westside Healthcare on South Main Street in Franklin.
Community partners including the Franklin Fire Department, Franklin Police Department, SafeKids of NH, Army Corp of Engineers, Caring Community Network of the Twin Rivers, Children's Dentistry of the Lakes Region and LRGHealthcare providers will be on-hand to provide fun, free services and education for local families.
Car Seat Safety information, bike helmet fittings, poison prevention information, and important water safety activities are just a few of the many topics to be featured. Healthcare providers will also offer free lead poisoning screenings for children between the ages of one and four and free oral health screenings for children of all ages. Free pizza will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
Call the Franklin campus, LRGHealthcare Office of Education at 934-2060 ext. 8369 for more information.