Safe Sitter

tweensWe are currently evaluating each of our program components, including Safe Sitter.  Please check back with us in the Spring for updates regarding our Safe Sitter Class opportunities.

CHLOE  is committed to providing valuable life skill building  opportunities in our community. We recognize the unparalleled importance of equipping young baby sitters to provide excellent care for young children. CHLOE offers nationally known Safe Sitter® course for pre-teens and teens who desire to become excellent babysitters. (ages 11 – 16)

Young teens need training in first aid, indoor and outdoor safety, and how to handle household emergencies before they are adequately prepared to stay home alone or watch younger siblings. In addition, there is no safe amount of time to leave a child with a caregiver of any age who has not been trained in airway rescue and how to handle life threatening emergencies. Safe Sitter® graduates are prepared with the knowledge they need to prevent problems and handle unexpected emergencies.

Registration:1. Select class date offered by CHLOE.2. Contact CHLOE office to confirm that there are openings for that class date. (614-477-1426) 3. Print and Complete the Student Registration Form and submit along with class fee.Please include an additional $1.50 if you would like a Girl Scout Babysitting badge. Mail to CHLOE, Inc. P.O. Box 30241  Columbus, OH 43230. Registration and class fee must be received one week prior to class date.4. A Confirmation letter will be mailed.  A minimum of 6 students is required. Class Day:1. Dress comfortably. You will be kneeling on the floor for some sections of the course, so please don’t wear anything too short or  tight.2. Bring a sack lunch and drink, you may bring snacks if you like.3. Arrive for class by 9:30 am…. Classes are held at CHLOE Resource Center4. Plan to store any electronic devices during class5. Class is from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm. Your family is invited to attend an achievement ceremony at 4:15 pm

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If you know an adolescent who is unable to afford the class fee, please contact our office to discuss scholarship opportunities.

If you would like to purchase a CHLOE Safe Sitter Gift Certificate, please contact our office.