Accidents taboo in world of perfect parenting Parents left feeling inadequate after reading posts on Facebook and Instagram reveal they would not be willing to admit to their child suffering a serious accident for fear of being judged on social media. New research out today from the Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT) reveals that nearly…
What can you do?
Thank you to everyone who took part in Child Safety Week 2017. So many of you took to social media to share advice, videos and stories, and really brought the theme to life at events. It’s brilliant to see you speaking up for safety!
Child Safety Week 2017 may be over, but the action pack and CAPT resources can help you keep conversations going with the parents and families you work with throughout the year.
We all have a part to play in sharing the responsibility for preventing accidents among children, and we know that nothing is more powerful than the voice of experience when it comes to sharing practical advice and knowledge in local communities.
Getting involved is easy. Take just a few minutes to follow the steps below:
1. Sign up
Sign up to our mailing list to hear about the impact of Child Safety Week 2017, and to hear about our plans for 2018.Sign up to our mailing list
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2. Download the Action Pack
Download the 2017 free action pack including tips, advice, activities, competitions and quizzes. Includes top tips for engaging with families and carers, info about some of the most common causes of child accidents and how to prevent them, as well as useful event ideas and resources!Download the Child Safety Week Action Pack
3. Order resources
We’ve picked out essential CAPT publications and products, sorted by the type you may be looking for, that will support you to run your events and activities.
Whether you need posters for an impactful display, easy-to-read flyers or booklets, or a DVD pack to help you make light work of running groups, there’s something for every need and every budget.Shop for CAPT resources