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The University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital Safety Store is the first of its kind in Iowa. Open to anyone, the Safety Store serves families across the state. We are committed to making your child’s world a safer place.

We offer low-cost child safety products and our inventory includes adaptable safety products designed specifically for children with special health care and educational needs. Our products include bicycle helmets, to child passenger safety seats, in-home safety products, and medical alert bracelets just to name a few. Please check out our product catalog for a complete listing of all of our available safety products.

Trained Safety Store educators are on hand to guide families to the appropriate products to help keep their kids safe. These educators educate families on proper installation and maintenance of safety products available in the store, including car seat education and installationsafe sleep educationbike helmet fitting, and baby proofing.

The Safe Escape program, offered through the Safety Store, helps make sure children with special needs can be safely and quickly evacuated in case of an emergency.

We offer free programs in many Iowa communities to show how to protect children from unintentional injuries, the leading cause of disability and death to children ages birth to 14 years of age.

Online Safety Store

Keeping kids safe has never been easier. Shop our online safety store for a variety of items, from car seats, safe sleep products, and bike helmets, all at affordable prices.

Safety Store Resources

The Safety Store now has select Britax, UPPAbaby, Thule and BOB strollers in stock.