At Home On My Own

Community:Clarington
Location:Clarington Public Library, Bowmanville Branch
Address:163 Church St Bowmanville Map
Start date:October 28, 2017
Time:11:30 AM – 03:30 PM
Email:info@clarington-library.on.ca

At Home On My Own

[Ages 10 to 12]

Bowmanville Branch, Mezzanine Room
Saturday, October 28th
11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone.
Cost $55; includes participant manual.

This Canadian Safety Council course gives your pre-teen the tools and information they need to stay at home alone for short periods of time. The course is facilitated by Red Cross certified instructors from React Right Safety Services.

Topics include:
• Looking after the house key (make a key chain);
• Preparing healthy snacks;*
• Walking home;
• Appropriate activities when home alone;
• Electrical/fire safety;
• Basic First Aid; and
• Problem solving (house broken into, severe weather).

Note: A healthy snack will be prepared during this program. Please advise staff of any allergies at time of registration.

Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge.

Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.