skip to content

It's a New Day in Public Health.

The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

skip to content

Injury Prevention Partners

The Injury and Violence Prevention Program works closely the following agencies to fulfill its mission of reducing injuries to Miami-Dade's citizens.

  • William Lehman Injury Research Center / Ryder Trauma Center
  • Florida Poison Information Control Center-Miami
  • Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner's Dept.
  • Miami Children's Hospital Dade County SAFE KIDS Coalition
  • Miami-Dade County Injury Prevention Coalition
  • Office of Injury Prevention, FDOH
  • Justice & Security Strategies, Inc.
  • Nova Southeastern University, Institute for Child Health Policy
  • Miami-Dade County Police Departments
Injury Prevention Programs and Resources

Injury Prevention Coordination/General Resources

Anthoni Llau, Miami-Dade County Health Department Liaison to the Office of Injury Prevention, Florida Department of Health

305-470-5649

Miami Children's Hospital Dade County SAFE KIDS Coalition

305-663-6800

Miami-Dade County Injury Prevention Coalition

305-585-3928

 

Motor Vehicle/Passenger Safety

City of Miami Beach Fire Rescue Child Passenger Safety Program

305-673-7000 X 2832

Florida Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD)

850-391-6211

Miami Dade County Mother's Against Drunk Driving Chapter (MADD)

305-273-3744

Seat Check: Get a free child safety seat inspection

866-SEAT-CHECK

Miami Dade Police Department Child Car Seat Program

305-471-3055

The S.A.F.E. Program (Key Largo)

305-853-0157

Buckle Up for Life

305-585-3928

Child Home Safety / Child Proofing

Jackson Memorial Hospital Injury Free Mobile

305-585-3928

Miami Children's Hospital SAFE KIDS Safe Sitters Course

305-663-6800

Firearm Safety / Violence Prevention

The GATE Program

786-466-8400

Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention

786-662-5210

South-Dade Weed and Seed

305-242-5311

Fire Safety Education / Smoke Detector Program

UM/Jackson Memorial Hospital Injury Free Mobile

305-585-3928

Miami Dade County Fire Safety Education

786-331-4800

First Aid/CPR

American Red Cross of Greater Miami and Florida Keys

305-644-1200

American Red Cross South Dade Branch

305-248-2024

Miami Children's Hospital Dade County SAFE KIDS Coalition

305-666-6511

Poison Safety / Education

Florida/Miami Poison Information Center

800-222-1222

Miami Children's Hospital / Dade County SAFE KIDS Coalition

305-663-6800

UM/Jackson Memorial Hospital Injury Free Coalition for Kids

305-585-3928

Bicycle/Pedestrian Safety Education

Florida Pedestrian/Bicycle Program

954-777-2288

UM/Jackson Memorial Hospital Injury Free Mobile

305-585-3928

Miami Children's Hospital Dade County SAFE KIDS Coalition

305-663-6800

Miami-Dade Bicycle/Pedestrian Program

305-375-1647

WalkSafe: (school-based pedestrian safety intervention program)

305-243-8115

Water Safety

American Red Cross of Greater Miami and Florida Keys

305-644-1200

American Red Cross South Dade Branch

305-248-2024

Miami Children's Hospital Dade County SAFE KIDS Coalition

305-663-6800

Ocaquatics

305-412-4447