Better Sitters Today. Better Parents Tomorrow.®
SAFE SITTER® prepares boys and girls ages 11 to 13 to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. The Junior League of New Orleans teaches it in collaboration with The Parenting Center at Children’s Hospital.
The curriculum is medically accurate and developmentally appropriate and includes the following:
- Basic life-saving techniques for choking infant/child and first aid
- Safety precautions to prevent accidents
- How and when to summon help
- Tips on basic child care
- Introductory employment skills
Schedule & Fee:
Single day SAFE SITTER® classes are available on Saturdays and Sundays during the summer. The fee is $50 per child. Classes are held at JLNO’s Headquarters at 4319 Carondelet Street in Uptown New Orleans.
Summer 2019 Schedule
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All classes are from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. Lunch is provided, and we invite parents to graduation at end of each class.
How to Register:
- Email completed Registration Form to firstname.lastname@example.org, THEN call 504-896-9591 immediately with credit card information.
Mail completed Registration Form and a $50 check payable to The Parenting Center to: The Parenting Center, 200 Henry Clay Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118.
Fax completed Registration Form to 504-896-3965, THEN call 504-896-9591 immediately with credit card information.
Visit The Parenting Center main office at: 938 Calhoun St, New Orleans, LA.