Through our years of experience in Kidpower, we know that children’s personal safety skills, when supported, can help them stay safe with most people most of the time. This article is from The Kidpower Book for Caring Adults, a comprehensive guide about personal safety, self-protection, confidence,and advocacy for young people.
With an increase in human trafficking, the World Cup around the corner and extended school holidays during June and July 2010, parents need to be more vigilant about their children’s safety and be aware of the dangers that could risk their children’s lives.
A child goes missing every five hours in South Africa, according to police statistics. That's roughly 1 700 missing children a year, says social worker and Childline manager Faiza Khota.
We use electronic devices every day without giving them a second thought. However, did you know that there is a hidden danger inside many of these devices that poses a serious risk for small children.