Safe Sitter Class set for Nov. 17
CHESTERTOWN — The Safe Sitter class, taught by pediatric nurses for youth ages 11 to 13, will be offered in Kent County one last time this year from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17 at University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Chestertown Education Center.
Safe Sitter is a national, nonprofit that provides programs to teach youth life and safety skills for when they are home alone, watching younger siblings or babysitting, a news release states.
More than 175 lives have been saved by Safe Sitter graduates using the skills learned through the Safe Sitter training, the release states.
More information about the program may be found at safesitter.org.
The cost for this one-day class is $45; some scholarships are available. Because seating is limited, advance registration is required.
For more information or to register, call Chrissy Nelson, 410-778-7668, ext. 2175.