Car Seat Information for Parents

Need a car seat?

Family in car with car seats

If you need a car seat and there is not an inspection listed near you, please contact Safe Riders at or 1-800-252-8255 and leave a message. Please include your city, county, and zip code. Safe Riders responds to messages in the order we receive them. Please allow two-to-three business days for a response to your call or email. 

Please visit the Safe Riders webpage for information about who may be eligible to receive a car seat.


To find a Safe Riders distribution site near you, please refer to our Safe Riders partner map. 


Safe Riders Distribution Partner Map

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