It seems like every year, the holiday season begins a bit earlier. Black Friday has been moved to Wednesday. Social calendars are booked from November until January. For parents, children’s parties, plays, and recitals are also a big part of the season.
Throughout the hustle and bustle, families can use The Five Steps to Protecting Our Children to make the holidays safer for their little loved ones. Because the biggest worry children should have this time of year is whether their Elf on the Shelf remembered to move overnight.
STEP 1: LEARN THE FACTS
See STEP 2: MINIMIZE OPPORTUNITY
See STEP 3: TALK ABOUT IT
See STEP 4: RECOGNIZE THE SIGNS
See STEP 5: REACT RESPONSIBLY