Children’s Support Services

Burn and Fire Education

Members of our Burn Team will come to your child’s school or organization and discuss Exit Drills in the Home (EDITH) and other important burn safety information.

For more information, please call Jacqueline Laird, RN, in The Connecticut Burn Center at Bridgeport Hospital, 203-384-3240.

SurgEase Pre-Admission Tours

Tours of the Ambulatory Department for Pediatric patients are scheduled for outpatient surgery.

The purpose is to learn what to expect and how to make the SurgEase experience as comfortable and stress-free as possible.

The entire staff maintains competencies in all age groups of children. We are currently building a special pediatric waiting area with fish tanks, play houses, Nintendo, VCR, books etc. We have a board certified pediatric anesthesiologist always available.

Our youngest patients are scheduled as the first cases of the day.

For an appointment, please call 203-387-3774.

Free Car Seat Installation

Schedule an appointment with one of our certified technicians and learn how to properly secure your child in his or her car seat as well as how to install the car seat correctly in the vehicle. To make an appointment at Bridgeport Hospital or Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital, call 203-200-KIDS. Learn more about our Injury Prevention programs.