Car Seat Fittings

Children’s Hospital & Medical Center offers in-person car seat checks. This is to help inform parents, educators, and families about child safety. You can make an appointment with the fitting station or attend a local car seat event.

Make An Appointment

Make An Appointment

Phone: 402-955-6815
Email: [email protected]

Car Seat Purchase Assistance

Phone: 402-955-8090

2023 Car Seat Events

Free Car Seat Checks

Friday April 14th
2 pm – 4:30 pm
Brookside Church- Sponsored by Boys Town Pediatrics

11607 M Circle Omaha, NE 68137
Questions: 402-955-8090

Thursday May 4th
6 pm – 8 pm
Methodist Women’s Hospital

707 N 190th Plaza, Elkhorn, NE 68022
Questions: 402-815-1136

By Appointment ONLY
Make an Appointment

Saturday June 10th
9 am – 11:30 am
African Immigrant Family Services

9012 Q Street Omaha, NE 68127
Questions: 402-955-8090

Thursday June 22nd
6pm – 8pm
Children’s Physicians-Bellevue Clinic

4802 Shannon Dr. Bellevue, NE 68133
Questions: 402-955-8090
By Appointment ONLY
Make an Appointment

Car Seat Check Protocols and Pointers

• Certified car seat technicians inspect your seat and teach you how to safely install your car seat(s).
• No appointment necessary unless indicated above.
• Free – donations are accepted and appreciated.
• Plan on spending 30 minutes per car seat.
• Bring children, if possible. Expectant parents are welcome.
• Bring a friend/relative to help, if possible.
• Bring the vehicle owner’s and car seat manuals.

Events are staffed by volunteers who generously donate their time. The event line may be cut off prior to posted stop time, and attendees waiting will be referred to a future event or an inspection station.

How to Register for a Car Seat Fitting

In order to set up an appointment call 402-955-8090.


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