Los Angeles County Supervisor
Don Knabe celebrated the success of the County's Baby Safe Surrender
program Thursday with an event highlighting the launch of a new awareness
The new Baby Safe Surrender campaign will expand the
program's outreach to communities across Los Angeles County by launching
in multiple languages, collaborating with community-based organizations
and relying on a mix of traditional and grassroots awareness efforts, officials said in a press release.
Officials also celebrated the birthday of Nicholas, a former Safe
The new campaign includes billboards, posters, bumper stickers, brochures
and a redesigned website, officials said.
"A unique aspect of this Safe
Surrender outreach campaign will be our partnerships with
community-based organizations throughout the County,"
Knabe, said. "We are really reaching out to influential members of the
community, church leaders, and local health providers to help
us spread the word that there is a better choice: No shame. No blame.