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Home Alone/Stay Safe Workshop

Friday, November 19, 2021 9:00am - 2:30pm
Location: Renfrew Recreation Centre

Real-world scenarios often call on children to respond to challenges. The Stay Safe! program teaches applicable and age-appropriate skills, while increasing and reinforcing a youth’s capacity to improve his or her own safety. Whether in their community or on their own, this group will be given better tools to Stay Safe! in a variety of different situations. 

This course is for youth 9-13 years of age. Registration can be completed online at www.ottawavalleyfirstaid.com

Course Content

  • Importance of responsibility and respect while being accountable for yourself
  • Importance of setting and following rules around safety when staying on your own
  • How to stay safe at home and within the community
  • How to prepare, recognize and respond to unexpected situations, (i.e. inclement weather, strangers, unanticipated visits) 
  • First Aid Content:
    • Check, Call, Care (includes phoning EMS/911), recovery position, conscious choking (adult/child/alone), feeling unwell, asthma (includes use of inhaler and spacer), anaphylaxis (includes use of EpiPen), poisoning, insect stings, wound care (i.e. minor cuts and scrapes, splinters, nosebleeds, bumps and bruises, life-threatening bleeding, burns)
Contact: Ottawa Valley First Aid
Phone: 343 369-6218
Email: info@ottawavalleyfirstaid.com
Website: http://www.ottawavalleyfirstaid.com

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