Injury prevention

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Injury prevention

Child Fatality Prevention System
  • Local child fatality review teams
  • Data and information
  • State review team

Communities That Care
  • Get information about this youth substance abuse prevention program

Excessive alcohol use prevention and data
  • Information and resources related to excessive alcohol use and it's related harms

Injury and violence data and epidemiology
  • Data resources, general injury reports
  • Data on suicide, adult falls
  • Prescription drug abuse
  • Motor vehicle
  • Child fatality and abuse
  • Marijuana
  • Sexual violence
  • Infant safe sleep

Motor vehicle safety
  • Car seat safety
  • Teen motor vehicle safety
  • Safe, sober and distraction-free driving
  • Resources

Older adult fall prevention
  • Clinical guidelines for fall prevention
  • Take charge of your independence by preventing falls
  • Exercise classes proven to prevent falls
  • Resources

Overdose prevention
  • Overdose prevention and treatment, including Naloxone standing orders

Reducing infections from injection drug use
  • Listing of Colorado syringe access programs and resources for harm reduction

Safe sleep for your baby
  • Safe to Sleep Public Education Campaign
  • Information about SIDS and SUID

Violence and Injury Prevention (VIP) Recognition
  • The Injury Prevention Winnable Battle Team is in the process of enlisting, equipping, and engaging VIP Advocates and Programs of Excellence in all 64 Colorado counties

Violence and injury prevention training calendar
  • Upcoming training for injury prevention topics such as sexual violence, suicide, child maltreatment, and motor vehicle safety.