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Red Cross youth services offers a variety of programs, projects, and courses for youth in grades K-12. (Pictured, left: Scrubby Bear Hand-Washing for grades pre-K - 2 where students learn the importance of hand-washing as well as the proper techniques).
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YOUTH SERVICES

Youth Courses
  • Facing Fear (grades K-8) - Designed to help children deal with tragic events in their lives, this course discusses feelings, fact and perspective, family disaster plans, healing tools, and rituals and routines
     

  • Basic Aid Training (ages 8-11) - This course teaches basic first aid skills and information about injury prevention and health, including rescue breathing, choking, and poison control.
     

  • Masters of Disaster (grades K - 8) - This course helps students and their families to prevent, prepare, and respond to disasters.
     

  • Home Alone (grades 2 - 5) - This course helps students learn how to handle different situations when they are left at home alone.
     

  • Babysitter's Training (ages 11-15) - This course teaches young adults what every parent desires in a responsible babysitter.  It teaches safety, safe play, basic care, first aid, leadership, and professionalism. 
     

  • Scrubby Bear Hand-Washing (grades pre-K - 2) - Students learn the importance of hand-washing as well as the proper techniques.
     

  • First Aid For Little People (ages 5 - 8) - Students learn basic first aid skills including wound care, how to cal 9-1-1, poison control, and what to do in case of a fire.
     

  • First Aid for Children Today (ages 5 - 8) - This program covers many health and safety issues children face today such as first aid, healthy living habits, road safety, first aid for the environment, and injury prevention.
     

  • Longfellow's Whale Tales (ages 5 - 12) - A water safety program to help make children aware of safe behavior in and around water.
     

 


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