• Teens
    Teen Health and Safety
    Do You Know How to Keep Your Middle-Schooler Safe?
    Find out what you need to do to keep your child out of harm's way. Take this quiz, based on Gavin de Becker's best-selling book, Protecting the Gift. ...
  • Kids
    School Safety
    What's Your Child Safety IQ?
    Take this quiz based on Gavin de Becker's best-selling book, Protecting the Gift. ...
  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    Videos for Preschoolers About Safety
    Though no video can replace effective parental protection, there are some recommended programs about safety that are aimed at kids. ...
  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    Teaching Your Child About Strangers
    Teaching Your Child About Strangers One of the most troublesome safety concerns for parents is the issue of dealing with strangers. You certainly don't want to quash your child's friendliness if he is naturally outgoing. Nor do you want to terr...
  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    Teaching Your Kids Street Smarts
    Teaching Your Kids Street Smarts Here are some of the basic messages to teach your child once he starts venturing out on his own by foot or on a bicycle: Stay in areas with other people around. Don't take short cuts through alleys, deserted pa...
  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    Child Abduction: What Every Parent Needs to Know
    Child Abduction: What Every Parent Needs to Know"Is my son safe playing in a neighbor's back yard? They seem like nice people, but can I really trust them?" "Does my daughter know what she should do if a stranger approaches, asking for help or o...
    Katy Abel
  • Teens
    Teens and Violence
    Have Your Teenage Daughter Test Her Safety Know-How
    Have Your Teenage Daughter Test Her Safety Know-How As you begin to enter adulthood, you will become increasingly independent from your parents. Do you know how to keep yourself safe when you are on your own? Read through the scenario below from ...
  • Toy Finder
    Toy Finder
    Toy Finder
    Find our top picks for the best toys of the year!
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  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    Changing the Message About Strangers
    After years of telling her daughter ''never talk to strangers," a mother wonders how to begin to say ''now it's okay to talk to strangers." ...
  • Teens
    Teens and Violence
    Have Your Teenage Daughter Test Her Safety Know-How
    Have Your Teenage Daughter Test Her Safety Know-How As you begin to enter adulthood, you will become increasingly independent from your parents. Do you know how to keep yourself safe when you are on your own? Read through the scenario below from ...
  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    Videos for Preschoolers About Safety
    Though no video can replace effective parental protection, there are some recommended programs about safety that are aimed at kids. ...
  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    Child Abduction: What Every Parent Needs to Know
    Child Abduction: What Every Parent Needs to Know"Is my son safe playing in a neighbor's back yard? They seem like nice people, but can I really trust them?" "Does my daughter know what she should do if a stranger approaches, asking for help or o...
    Katy Abel
  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    Teach Your Kids How to Talk to Strangers
    Teach Your Kids How to Talk to StrangersIt's your worst nightmare. You're in a crowded mall -- shopping for back-to-school clothes -- and you think you've lost your daughter. Teach your kids what to do when they get lost with these suggestions fr...
    Gavin de Becker, Family Safety Expert
  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    Teach Your Child What to Do If Lost
    Here are some tips on what to teach your child to do if she is ever lost. ...
  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    ID Cards for Kids
    Many child safety advocates have argued that any child ID should not be visible or easily accessible to others; the fear of child abduction has spawned these fears. ...
  • Kids
    Stranger Safety
    Teaching Your Child About Strangers
    Teaching Your Child About Strangers One of the most troublesome safety concerns for parents is the issue of dealing with strangers. You certainly don't want to quash your child's friendliness if he is naturally outgoing. Nor do you want to terr...
  • Book Finder
    Book Finder
    Book Finder
    Find our top picks for the best books of the year!
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