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2020 Indy Car Seat Clinic (Non-Technicians)

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Indianapolis, IN

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The Automotive Safety Program & Safe Kids Indiana are looking for volunteers to assist with the annual Indianapolis Zoo Car Seat Clinic on Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Volunteers can choose between two shifts.

First shift volunteers (2-6pm) will assist with:

  • Setup items such as tables, chairs, traffic cones, car seats, signs, etc.

  • Assist with the set up of car seat clinic lanes and supplies

  • Assemble paperwork and distribute to families awaiting inspections

  • Other duties as needed

Second shift volunteers (4-8pm) will assist with:

  • Welcome families, provide paperwork and educational materials to families and provide information on the inspection process

  • Retrieve items needed such as car seats, towels, noodles, etc.

  • Assist with directing traffic flow

  • Clean up after the event

  • Other duties as needed

Please choose the ticket that coordinates with the shift that you will be able to attend.

Question? Contact Marsha French via email: mwheatcr@iu.edu or 317-274-6718

  • The clinic will be canceled in the event of bad weather or an emergency.

  • Please dress appropriately for the weather, and in comfortable shoes and clothing.

  • Volunteers must be over the age of 18.

  • Volunteers must show registration ticket at the entrance gate.

  • Volunteers who are bilingual are highly needed for interpretation of Spanish, French, and other languages.


About the 2020 Annual Zoo Car Seat Clinic:

The annual Indianapolis Car Seat Clinic is sponsored by the Automotive Safety Program, Dorel Juvenile, Indiana Criminal Justice Institute, and Safe Kids Indiana. Car seats are inspected by child passenger safety technicians (CPSTs). Both CPSTs and volunteers are essential to a successful clinic. In 2019, the Indianapolis Zoo Car Seat Clinic conducted over 194 inspections and provided over 146 car seats to families in need.

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