Kid Smartz

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office supports and uses the KidSmartz training provided by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.  The below information can also be found on their web site, www.KidSmartz.org.

 

About KidSmartz

KidSmartz™ is a child safety program that educates families about preventing abduction and empowers kids in grades K-5 to practice safer behaviors. This program offers resources to help parents, caregivers, and teachers protect kids by teaching and practicing the four rules of personal safety using tips, printable activities, quizzes, articles, music, videos, and more.

KidSmartz was created by the child safety experts at the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® in partnership with Honeywell.

Program goals

KidSmartz is designed to help parents and their children:

 

1.  Understand safety risks

 

2.  Learn about self-protection strategies

 

3.  Feel empowered to report attempted abductions

 

What’s in this presentation?

This is an assembly-style personal safety presentation for children in grades K-5. Kids will learn about the four KidSmartz rules with a live presenter who engages them through discussion, quizzes, music, and animated videos.

 

For additional information on programs offered, or to schedule a presentation for your group, please contact the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Crime Prevention Unit at 561-688-3970.