Free Service Helps Parents and Caregivers Properly Install Car Seats

Car Seat Fitting Stations are a free service offered to the public where parents, grandparents, and other caregivers can get help safely and securely installing car seats. University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Car Seat Fitting Stations 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 (By Appointment Only)

Car seat checks are conducted by appointment only: call 216-844-2277 to schedule.

UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital – Main Campus

Adelbert Rd. Visitor Parking Garage
2121 Adelbert Rd., Cleveland, OH 44106
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital at UH Parma Medical Center offers the following Community Fitting Station:

North Royalton Fire Department

7000 Royalton Rd., North Royalton, OH 44133
2nd Thursday of the month from 1 – 4 p.m.
Call 440-237-4315 or email Kathy Salvo for scheduling at Ksalvo@northroyalton.org

UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital at UH St. John Medical Center offers the following Community Fitting Stations:

Bay Village Fire Station

28100 Wolf Rd., Bay Village, OH 44140
3rd Thursday of the month from 2 – 5 p.m.
Call 440-827-5440 to schedule

North Olmsted Fire Station

24291 Lorain Rd., North Olmsted, OH 44070
4th Thursday of the month from 2 – 5 p.m.
Call 440-827-5440 to schedule


Community Car Seat Fitting Stations

As the regional child passenger safety experts, Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital staff train and oversee a network of certified child passenger safety technicians in a 10-county area. To make sure parents can get help close to home, fitting stations are available at the following community locations. Always call ahead for availability.

Erie County Health Department/Erie County Community Health Center

420 Superior St., Sandusky, OH 44870
Weekdays by appointment, call 419-626-5623 ext. 5113

Geauga Public Health

12611 Ravenwood Dr. Floor #3, Chardon, OH 44024
Weekdays by appointment, call 440-279-1939 or email mgrios@geaugacountyhealth.org

Huron County Public Health

28 Executive Dr., Norwalk, OH 44857
Weekdays by appointment, call 419-668-1652 ext. 241

Medina County Health Department

4800 Ledgewood Dr., Medina, OH 44256
Second Wednesday of the month from 2 – 5:30 p.m.
By appointment only, call 330-723-9688, option 5

Mentor Police Department

8500 Civic Center Blvd., Mentor, OH 44060
Weekdays by appointment, call 440-974-5760

North Ridgeville Fire Station

7000 Ranger Way, North Ridgeville, OH 44039
To register: https://www.nridgeville.org/ChildSafetySeat.aspx or call 440-327-5311

Richland Public Health

555 Lexington Ave., Mansfield, OH 44907
Weekdays by appointment only
Contact: Shane Myers, 419-774-3542 or email smyers@richlandhealth.org