Question donating car seats

U

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Hi. I have a year old used car seat that is next to perfect condition. It has all its parts, clean, no rust no frays, has instruction book, everything. I also have 2 bases and the stroller that it connects to. Can u direct me to where i can donate them???
 

Jeanum

Admin - CPS Technician Emeritus
Staff member
You'll probably find it difficult to find an agency or charity/thrift store willing to accept donations of used carseats for reuse by another family due to liability concerns about used carseats and their potentially unverifiable histories. :eek: You could see if your local Safe Kids coalition or Child Passenger Safety Technician-Instructor would be interested in using the carseat and bases for training purposes (you can search for local Safe Kids and CPST-I contact info. using the locator at https://ssl13.cyzap.net/dzapps/dbza...egory1=TAB9_CERTSEARCH&Webid=SAFEKIDSCERTSQL ) and donate the stroller separately to another interested recipient, or list the travel system on your local Craiglist or Freecycle.:twocents:
 

monica-m

CPST Instructor
brooklynsmommy said:
Your local pregnancy resource center will also take them.
Our local pregnancy resource center does not take used seats. They have a CPST on staff and it's against their polices.
 

christineka

New member
You could send te word around, post on freecycle, or in the classifieds. I bet you can look through the iso posts on craigslist to find someone expecting a baby that's having a rough time financially.
 

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