NORWAY — Stephens Memorial Hospital Family Birthplace will offer a Safe Sitter class from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday, June 30, in the Harper Conference Center in the Ripley Medical Office Building, 193 Main St.

Safe Sitter is a medically accurate, hands-on instructional program designed for young adolescents that teaches boys and girls how to handle emergencies when caring for children.

Safe Sitters learn infant and child CPR, choking procedure, safety for the sitter, how to call for emergency help, babysitting business skills, basic child care skills and how to entertain children and keep them safe. The classes are geared for students 11 years and older.

The fee for the class is $50. A scholarship in the amount of $15 is available upon request. For information and registration, call 743-1562, ext. 6951. Additional classes are scheduled over the summer.


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