Safe Baby Stations

asafehavenfornewborns-mobileSAFE 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.