Did you know that preventable injuries are the No. 1 cause of death of
children in the US? (Safe Kids Worldwide)
Each year, the North Oaks Shock Trauma team and Emergency Department treat
thousands of children who suffer from injuries that could have been
Join North Oaks for Play It Safe
Saturday, October 6
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cate Square Park
located in downtown Hammond
301 North Oak Street, Hammond, LA
This interactive safety event is designed to increase safety awareness
through education, demonstrations and activities for families with children
ages 12 and under.
Cate Square Park will be divided in three Safety Zones:
Wheels Zone: bike helmet giveaway* and fitting, ATV tips, seat belt demos
*Registration for the bike helmet giveaway opens Saturday, Sept. 1.
Outdoor & Sports Zone: animal/pet tips, playground safety demos, outdoor survival tips
Home Zone & Rescue Wheels Tours: home hazards education, food safety, fire safety -- fire truck, police
vehicles and ambulance tours
Join LOPA & North Oaks for Operation Life 5K before Play It Safe activities!
Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency and North Oaks Health System are joining
forces to raise awareness about the power of organ and tissue donation.
To become an Operation Life 5K sponsor, register a team or for more details, visit
2018 Play It Safe Partners:
If your organization would like to join North Oaks in Play It Safe,
click here to learn more.