Safe Sitter® Class at SMH a
Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce the successful
completion of the February Safe Sitter® class on
February 22nd with 11 participants.
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
dates for classes in 2008 are: April 23 & 25, June
18 & 20, July 16 & 18, and August 13
&15. All classes are two days. Please
call The Family Birthplace at 207-743-1562 x380 to sign
up for classes and further information. The fee is
$50 for the 2 day class.
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.
Photo Caption: Back: L-R: Instructor Linda
Bernaby, RN, Desiree Dunn, Erica Davis, Amanda Swain,
Matt Jones, Jordan Westleigh Griffin, Audreyanna
Komulainen Front: John Gusraitis,
Joey Gallant, Anna Sanborn, Alexis Guzman, Instructor