Horizon Health Offers Safe Sitter Class July 26

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Horizon Health will offer a Safe Sitter class for boys and girls ages 11-13 on Tuesday, July 26. The class will take place from 8:30 am to 3 pm at the former Cornerstone Baptist Church, 15197 US Highway 150, in Paris.

Safe Sitter is a nationally recognized class that provides babysitters with basic safe child care techniques so they are prepared to act in a crisis. The class provides tips on safety and security precautions, facts about child development and age-appropriate activities, and explains the business aspects of babysitting.

In addition to becoming well-qualified babysitters, adolescents who complete the class are also better prepared for parenthood. Other benefits include enhanced self-esteem, introductory employment skills, personal safety, and other life skills.

The cost is $35, which covers materials and lunch. Register by Tuesday, July 19, at MyHorizonHealth.org/Classes. For more information, call 217-466-4333.