This post is for my readers in and near Monroe, Mich.
Mercy Memorial Hospital System, in conjunction with other area businesses and organizations, will host a free car seat safety check from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday Sept. 25 in the parking lot of MMH’s Rehabilitation Center, 650 Stewart Rd., Monroe, Mich.
When held in the past, this clinic has checked about 50 cars and provided 10 to 12 replacement car seats per event. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office will be on site to provide free car seats with each seat check to families in need.
No appointment is necessary, but participants should bring the child for whom the seat is intended, the seat, the vehicle the seat rides in, the car seat instruction manual and the vehicle instruction manual.
The sponsors for this event are Mercy Memorial Hospital System, Safe Kids – Monroe, Michigan State Police, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, State Farm Insurance and Monroe Community Mental Health.