A Conceptual Safety Checklist For Organizations Serving Children

As children get older, they spend more time outside the home. By middle-school age, they’re away from home even longer, attending extra-curricular activities such as clubs, sports programs, recreational activities, church youth groups, music practice, theater, and more. The organizations that operate these programs may or may not be required by state laws to have certain safety measures in place. In fact, except schools and daycare centers, most youth-serving organizations are unregulated. But whether an organization is regulated or not, it is expected to have [...]