Skip to main content
The Children's Safety Network (CSN) is a national resource center for the prevention of childhood injuries and violence. We offer expertise on a wide range of injury topics to State and Territorial Maternal and Child Health (MCH) and Injury and Violence Prevention (IVP) programs.

What's New!

Image use to represent the news item
Bullying Prevention: 2015 Resource Guide
This resource guide provides links to organizations, programs, publications, and resources focused on bullying prevention. It is divided into seven sections: (1) Organizations and Websites; (2) Data, Definitions, and Research; (3) Programs, Campaigns, and Toolkits; (4) Policies, Laws, and...
This is an image for the webinar.
Reducing Injury-Related Hospital Admissions among Children and Adolescents Ages 0-19: The Role of the New Title V MCH Block Grant National Performance Measure on Injury
This Children's Safety Network (CSN) webinar provided information about the proposed new Title V Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Block Grant National Performance Measure...
This is an image for the webinar.
Preventing E-Cigarette Poisoning among Children and Youth
On December 11, 2014, CSN hosted a webinar focused on e-cigarette poisoning among children and youth. According to the American Association of Poison Control Centers, the number of cases managed by Poison Control Centers involving e-cigarettes containing nicotine rose dramatically from about 270 in...
Image of the publication
Innovative Practices in Traumatic Brain Injury Prevention
Each year, more than one million youth ages 0 through 19 sustain a non-fatal traumatic brain injury (TBI) (NEISS; NEISS –AIP 2007-2009). With the passage of legislation in all states and the District of Columbia to prevent and manage youth sports concussions, awareness of TBI is on the rise....
image of spotlight
Infant and Maternal Characteristics in Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome — Selected Hospitals in Florida, 2010–2011 | CDC
Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a constellation of physiologic and neurobehavioral signs exhibited by newborns exposed to addictive prescription or illicit drugs taken by a mother during pregnancy...
Bullying Prevention Resource Guide
Reducing Hospital Admissions Webnar
E-Cig Poisoning Webinar
CSN Publication on TBI Prevention
State News from Florida

Recent News

Click here to read the latest edition of the CSN Newsletter.

An interactive multimedia resource designed to help parents effectively supervise their teens’ driving practice. Based on years of research, the Guide helps parents take action to keep teen...
Suicide is the second leading cause of death among persons aged 10–24 years in the United States and accounted for 5,178 deaths in this age group in 2012 (1). Firearm, suffocation (including...
Liquid nicotine, used in electronic cigarettes or "vaping,” can be deadly to children. In 2014, the poison help line received more than 2300 calls about contact with liquid nicotine for...
Syndicate content

Poison Help image.  Click on the image to be taken to the Poison Help website. MCHCOM.COM image.  Please click on the image to go to the MCHCOM website for more information.

 Simple Steps to Save Lives