SAFE BABY STATION - Leave a baby in safety
The Ocoee Fire Department is available seven days a week, 24 hours a day to accept a newborn infant. Once in the possession of the fire department, the baby will be taken to a hospital, then Child Protective Services will be called to take over its care.
A toll-free number is also available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for general information, counseling and medical information.
The number is 1-877-767-BABY (2229)
For the purposes of this section:
"Newborn infant" means an infant who is seventy-two hours old or younger.
"Safe haven provider" means any of the following:
- A firefighter who is on duty
- An emergency medical technician who is on duty
- A staff member at a health care institution that is classified as a hospital or an outpatient treatment center.
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