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Take the first steps towards independence! In this course, we will teach children the basics of being safe when home alone for short periods of time. We will talk about house safety, discuss internet safety, learn about accident prevention, fire safety prevention, and how to call 911. We will cover simple first aid techniques, such as how to relieve choking, and talk about how to use our time wisely.
Instructor: Janet Cullinane
About Our Instructor:
Janet Cullinane, a resident of Chelmsford for over 25 years, has a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Mathematics from UMass/Boston and a Certificate in Nutrition from UMass Lowell. She has devoted many volunteer hours in the Chelmsford School System, particularly at the elementary level. She has chaperoned for the Chelmsford Community Education’s Ski Program since 1995, has taught the Home Alone class since 1996, and has coached for the Chelmsford Girls’ Softball League since 1990 – the last 15 years coaching high school level girls.