What is in the free child safety kit? Legitimate versions of these kits may contain up-to-date pictures of the child, the child’s height, weight, birthdate, fingerprints, as well as a strand of their hair.
Is child Safe Kit safe? At the end of 2019, the BBB advised that scammers contact parents by phone or social media offering the kit and ask for your child’s name, address birthday and social security number. That information in the wrong hands can lead to identity theft.
How do you promote children’s safety?
- Use relevant terms.
- Help children recognize warning signs of suspicious behavior.
- Speak in a more specific sense.
- Teach a child to gain permission prior to approaching an adult they don’t know.
- Let a child know that you would NEVER get someone to pick them up that they do not know.
What is a safety network? Safety network members ensure safety for the children AND support parents during times of struggle by being actively involved in the family’s day-to-day life. Even family members who have had regular contact in the past must learn to live differently in order to ensure safety in the future.