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Child Safety Seat Program-PROGRAM CLOSED AT THIS TIME. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE

Car Seat Inspection

We are a State of Maine Bureau of Highway Safety Inspection station with a Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician on staff.CLOSED AT THIS TIME> WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE

We offer free car seat inspection services. There are no income requirements for this portion of the program.

Car seat technicians are specially trained to:

  • Teach parents to properly install and inspect car seats
  • Help parents figure out when it’s time to move to another car seat type as your child grows
  • Offer guidance about car seat placement

COVID-19 Restrictions apply during car seat installations. The Car Seat Technician will review restrictions at the time of service.

For questions, please contact Gail Allard, RN, CLC, Public Health Nurse/Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician with the contact submission form below or call us at 207-992-4553.

To find the Child Safety Seat Program location closest to you, please visit the Maine Child Passenger Safety webpage.

Car Seat Distribution

You may be able to have a car seat provided to you by the State of Maine (income and eligibility restrictions apply).

In order to qualify for this portion of the program, you’ll need:

  • Parent or caregiver must have a current State of Maine Driver’s License or current State of Maine Identification
  • Child must be participating in one of the following:
    • Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
    • Mainecare (Medicaid)
    • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
    • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Child Safety Seat Inspection & Distribution Request

WIC and Immunization/Travel/STD Clinics are now open by appointment!