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Keeping children and teens healthy and safe is always a top priority.

Whether you are a parent, youth sports coach, high school coach, school professional, or health care provider, this site will help you recognize, respond to, and minimize the risk of concussion or other serious brain injury.



brain injury basics iconBrain Injury Basics

Learn how to detect, respond to, recover from, and help prevent concussions.

get involved iconGet Involved

You can make a big difference in educating your community about concussion and keeping kids and teens safe from this injury.

resource center iconResource Center

Download free training and resources, check out videos and podcasts, connect with us, and more.

laws iconConcussion Laws

Learn about Return to Play and other state, league, and organization concussion policies.

helmet safety iconHelmet Safety

Learn how to choose, fit, and maintain the right helmet for specific sports.

partners iconHEADS UP Partners

Together, we can help kids and teens stay active and healthy by knowing the facts about concussion.

Connect with HEADS UP & CDC's Injury Center

HEADS UP Resources