July 2007

Red Cross targets summer risks for kids

The Canadian Red Cross’s program to prevent violence and abuse, RespectED, has released two articles aimed at parents of children and teenagers.

The articles deal with what to look for when assessing a summer camp and the risks teenagers face during the summer when they may be unsupervised more often. Download the articles (in Microsoft Word format) below: - Parents should assess camp safety before sending kids - The "Dog Days" of Summer Can Also Bite

Updated July 26, 2007