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Get Out and Play the Summer Safe Way!

No more pencils, no more books! School might be out for summer, but did you know that your child continues to learn all year-round through play? The season’s sunny days and warm weather are great for exploring and playing together outside, but don’t let sunburns and bug bites turn your summer into a bummer. Check out these tips to help keep your family comfortable and safe! 

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Is Your Family Fraud-Aware?

You may think your family is immune from being victimized by fraudsters; however, that may not always be the case. Scammers target citizens from all different backgrounds, ages, and income levels and are constantly changing the methods they are using to scam citizens. Your friends, neighbors, parents, siblings, and even children could be targeted as they start to get identification cards and bank accounts.

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School Medication Tips

Sharing any good habit with your child requires open communication, patience, and clear instruction. When it comes to your child’s medication, the process is no different. While it’s easier to monitor when a child takes their medication at home, many kids with chronic conditions require access to their medications at all times, including during school hours. Medications such as an Epi-Pen, insulin, or puffers are common for students to have in schools across the country. Here are a few simple practices that should be followed to keep your child safe around their medication.

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Calgary Police Service: Develop a Safety Routine

The holidays are over, and it’s time for all of us to settle back into our normal routines. It’s also the time of year to start thinking about our New Year’s resolutions. Whether you’re looking to kick old habits or create new ones, it’s important to consider some easy routines you can create to help protect yourself and your family from becoming a victim of crime. 

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