parent or guardian is eligible to receive a free child restraint
system – convertible, combination, or booster seat if they are a WIC
client or meet current WIC Income Guidelines. For the
convertible seat, the child must have outgrown the weight and height
limits of their current infant-only seat, but should be under 40
pounds and less than 3 years old.
receive a combination seat, the child’s shoulders must be above the
top harness slots of the convertible restraint but are under 40
pounds or the child is over 22 pounds, under 40 pounds, and over 3
years of age.
receive a high back belt positioning booster seat, the child must be
over 30 pounds, over 3 years of age, and the child’s shoulders are
higher than the top slots on the combination child restraint.
The parent or guardian must
attend an educational session on proper use and installation of the
child safety seat, also. For more information please contact
Nikki Greve, R.N. at (419) 238-0808 ext. 112 or click here to email
Nikki Greve, RN.