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Totowa Library Plans Safe Sitter Course for Tweens, Teens


TOTOWA, NJ - The Borough of Totowa Public Library, 537 Totowa Rd., is offering a, "Safe Sitter" course presented by St. Clare's Training Center on Saturday, June 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Totowa Public Library.

This is a nationally recognized program for 10-14 year old babysitters, covering infant and child CPR, obstructed airway procedures, and rescue breathing. Topics such as telephone calls, visitors, water hazards, diapering, feedings and basic first aid are discussed. Participants receive a program course completion certificate.

The cost per person is $75. Make check payable to St. Clare's Training Center.

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Lunch and snacks will be provided by The Totowa Public Library. Register at the library. Call 973-790-3265 for more information.

For more than 35 years, Safe Sitter has been a leader in providing life skills, safety skills, and child care training for youth. Now a national nonprofit organization with over 900 Registered Teaching Sites in all 50 states, Safe Sitter continues to help build safer communities by providing youth with the skills they need to be safe while home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. Find out more about the program at

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