Mono County

Safety Programs

Bicycle Safety Program

The Mono County Health Department sponsors bicycle safety activities throughout the year in conjunction with other county and town agencies. There are a limited number of bicycle helmets available for children whose families cannot afford to buy one. For further information, please contact the Mono County Health Department in Mammoth Lakes at (760) 924-1830 or in Bridgeport (760) 932-5580.

Low Cost Infant/Child Car Seat Program

The Health Department is pleased to offer a low cost infant/child car seat program to serve the residents of the Mono County. All residents are eligible for this program and will receive training in the use of child car seats and boosters. The cost of the seat is based on the ability to pay. These seats meet all federal safety standards. For further information, please contact the Mono County Health Department in Mammoth Lakes at (760) 924-1830 or in Bridgeport (760) 932-5580.

Lead Poisoning Prevention Program

The Health Department offers education on prevention of lead poisoning in children and adults. If lead poisoning occurs and has been diagnosed, a Public Health Nurse and Environmental Specialist will assist the patient and their medical provider in determining the cause and reduction of further poisoning.For further information, please contact the Mono County Health Department in Mammoth Lakes at (760) 924-1830 or in Bridgeport (760) 932-5580.