Help Teens Stay Safe on Their High School Journey
As a mother of 5 children, I often wonder if their school environment is a safe as I think it is... Our family has always lived in Buffalo, and we consider it a very safe place to raise a family. Maybe we have a false sense of security (after all, we own a security company in Buffalo, NY). Regardless, I came across this article that was shared with the parents of the WIlliamsville school district, and I thought It had a lot of great information about keeping our kids safe, so I wanted to pass it along...
From The Parent Newsletter:
While most of us consider February to be the official month of love and romance, it has also been designated as national Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention month. Though once a taboo topic of discussion, domestic violence is gradually becoming a better understood problem in our country. However, awareness of how dating violence impacts teenagers is not as widely understood or discussed. As parents of teenagers, it is crucial for you to talk with your teens about and model healthy relationships.