Car Seat Installation and Education

Free Service Helps Parents and Caregivers Properly Install Car Seats

Car Seat Fit Stops are a free service offered to the public where parents, grandparents, and other caregivers can get help in safely and securely installing car seats. University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital’s two Car Seat Fit Stops are staffed by nationally certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians who are experts in the proper use of child restraint systems.

Rainbow Car Seat Fitting Stations

UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital
Adelbert Road Visitor Parking Garage

2101 Adelbert Road, Cleveland, Ohio
Monday through Friday 12 to 3 p.m.
By appointment only: call 216-844-2277 and press 6
You Must leave a message and a call back number to schedule an appointment.

UH Ahuja Medical Center
3999 Richmond Road, Beachwood, Ohio
Tuesday & Thursday 2 to 5 p.m.
By appointment only: call 216-844-2277 and press 6
You must leave a message and a call back number to schedule an appointment.

View a map to the car seat fit stop.

Community Car Seat Fitting Stations

As the regional child passenger safety experts, UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital trains and oversees a network of certified child passenger safety technicians in a 15-county area. To make sure parents can get help close to home, fitting stations are available at the following community locations. Wherever you go for help, always make sure the person who helps install your seat has a current certification as a Child Passenger Safety Technician to make sure you are receiving the most up to date information and best protecting your youngest passengers.

Cleveland Westside Car Seat Fitting Station
Second District Police Station

3481 Fulton Rd., Cleveland OH 44109
First Friday of every month, 4 - 6 p.m.
No appointment necessary.

Fairview Park Fire Department
20777 Lorain Rd., Cleveland
1st Monday of each month, 4 - 8 p.m.
By appointment only, call 216-476-0200

Independence Fire Station
6305 Selig Dr., Independence
Second Thursday of each month, 3 - 6 pm
By appointment only, call 216-524-1212

Lake County General Health District
1 Victoria Square, Suite 125, Painesville
Weekdays by appointment, call 440-350-2879

Medina County Health Department
4800 Ledgewood Dr., Medina
Second Monday of each month, 2 - 6 p.m.
By appointment only, call 330-662-0467 or 888-723-9688

Mentor Police Department
8500 Civic Center Blvd., Mentor
Weekdays by appointment, call 440-974-5760 and ask for Officer Satterfield

Seven Hills Fire Station
7195 Broadview Rd., Seven Hills
Fourth Saturday of each month, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
By appointment only, call 216-524-3321

St. John Medical Center
29160 Center Ridge Rd., Westlake
First Wednesday of each month, 9 - 11 a.m.

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