Community Engagement and Outreach

2014 FREE Omaha Car Seat Checkup Events

Because each check takes at least 30 minutes, it may be necessary to refer attendees to an inspection station or a later event prior to the end of the event.Every check up event is staffed by volunteers who generously donate their time.

  • No appointment necessary.
  • No fee, but donations are accepted.
  • Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians to inspect and/or help install your car seat(s).
  • Bring child(ren) if possible. Expectant parents are welcome.
  • Please bring vehicle owner’s manual and car seat manual.
  • If possible bring spouse, friend or relative to help.
  • Plan on spending approximately 30 minutes per car seat.
  • With a tech’s guidance, you will learn to install your car seat(s).

Sponsored by the Nebraska Safety Council, Alegent Creighton Health and Children’s Hospital & Medical Center

2014 Free Omaha Car Seat Checkup Events

Because each check takes at least 30 minutes, it may be necessary to refer attendees to an inspection station or a later event prior to the end of the event.Every check up event is staffed by volunteers who generously donate their time.

  • No appointment necessary.
  • No fee, but donations are accepted.
  • Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians to inspect and/or help install your car seat(s).
  • Bring child(ren) if possible. Expectant parents are welcome.
  • Please bring vehicle owner’s manual and car seat manual.
  • If possible bring spouse, friend or relative to help.
  • Plan on spending approximately 30 minutes per car seat.
  • With a tech’s guidance, you will learn to install your car seat(s).

Sponsored by the Nebraska Safety Council, Alegent Creighton Health and Children’s Hospital & Medical Center

Dementia Safety Conference

Critical Measures for Peace of Mind

The Alzheimer’s Association is proud to host a first annual Dementia Safety Conference on August 22, 2014 from 7:45am – 2:30pm at the Ramada Plaza Convention Center, 3321 S. 72nd Street in Omaha.  The conference is for persons who provide care to a family member or friend with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia, as well as for health professionals and students.  Presenters are dynamic community leaders and renowned experts is such safety topic areas as driving, wandering, fall prevention, medication management, home modifications, travel considerations, transition planning, frauds and scams, and much more.  Community organizations that specialize in safety will be available to answer questions for conference participants and display available resources and devices.  Vendor and sponsor opportunities are available to area businesses.  Health professionals will earn 5.7 CEUs for attending the conference. Registration and event information can be found at www.alz.org/nebraska or by contacting the Alzheimer’s Association at 402.502.4301 or echentland@alz.org.  Information is also attached.

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RegistrationForm 2014DementiaSafetyConf_

SponsorForm Final Agenda – Safety Conference