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August Safe Sitter® Class at SMH a Success

Photo Caption:  Back: Linda Bernaby, RN, Instructor, Lindsay Day, Jordan Schorr, Hunter Bortenheim, Arrabine Dunn, Tiffany Umsteadt, Lois Hardy, RN, Instructor.  Front L-R Mackenzie Kuvaja, and Devon Willard.

Stephens Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce the successful completion of the July Safe Sitter® class on August 21st  with 7  participants, Lindsay Day, Jordan Schorr, Hunter Bortenheim, Arrabine Dunn, Tiffany Umsteadt, Mackenzie Kuvaja, and Devon Willard.

Safe Sitter® (www.safesitter.org) is a medically accurate program that teaches 11 to 15 year-olds how to be safe, nurturing babysitters.  The goal of the Safe Sitter® program is to reduce the number of avoidable and unintentional deaths among children being cared for by babysitters.  The class teaches infant and child CPR, safety for the sitter, business practices and how to entertain children, among other things.

Please call The Family Birthplace for information on the 2009 class dates, at 207-743-1562 x380 to sign up for classes and further information.  The fee is $50 for the 2 day class.

Stephens Memorial Hospital is an affiliate of Western Maine Health, which is part of the Maine Health® family.  Visit Western Maine Health on the Internet at www.wmhcc.org.

 
 
 
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