When most people first got to realize that the FBI receives over 2,100 reports of missing children every day, they opined that cannot be right. They had thought of that statistics to be a mistake. But then, that is and was not a mistake or an error due to typography. The fact is, every single year the number of abducted children is roughly 360,000 children. The rate of missing child cases which receive high profile media gives people an inaccurate idea of how serious and widespread this problem has become. The sad fact, however, is that about 1,000 children are abducted daily.
As depressing and scary as those statistics are, yet there is still hope. Two of the most key things which parents could do, to reduce the possibilities of becoming a part of the statistic, are: to educate their kids and also prepare and conduct themselves too in a responsible manner, in the event of an emergency. One of the best ways that parents can achieve this, i.e. prepare themselves, is by maintaining an accurate record of their children in a secure and safe place because in every second count, the event of an emergency. Being able to almost immediately furnish clear and accurate information about your child to law enforcement is very important.
Helpchildsafety.com provides premier child safety kits to schools within the country as well as preschools and day care centers nationwide. Each child safety kit comes packaged with forms to gather accurate information about the medical and personal information of each child, such as allergies and medications, height, weight, blood type, dental chart for primary as well as for secondary teeth, birth date, hair and eye color, instructions for collecting a DNA hair sample with a heavy gauge storage bag, a 10-finger fingerprint chart containing a safe, two Safe Shoes Child ID™ labels, non-toxic ink strip, a chart to designate or mark out any unique physical features, as well as two pages of comprehensive safety Kits. These child safety kits provide parents with the ability to educate and instruct their children in a manner that is informed and non-fear based. Also, these kits help parents to put together all of the important details of their child (or children) which law enforcement would require in the event of an emergency.
If you are a community-minded business, or you represent day care center, a school or preschool and you’d live to learn more about supporting a program in your area by way of sponsorship, please consult our Programs page on this website. Also, if as a parent, you would like your child’s preschool, school, daycare center etc. to provide you with these child safety kits, whatever the quantity you need, we strongly encourage you to contact the principal or director of your child’s daycare center or school. Entreat them to get to us for information on how they can obtain child safety kits, that they can share across with their families.
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