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Home Alone

Whether it's a snow day, a sick day, or after school, there will likely be times when you have to leave your child home alone. This can be a daunting prospect for any parent, no matter how responsible or mature the kids seem to be.

But with a little planning, the time that kids spend home alone can be catastrophe-free — and can even help build their sense of confidence and independence.

These articles and recipes will help you and your child ensure that home alone time is safe, healthy, and enjoyable!  

Leaving Your Child Home Alone:
    Childproofing and Preventing Household Accidents
    Getting Help: Know the Numbers
    Emergency Contact Sheet
    Teaching Your Child How to Use 911
    For Kids: When It's Just You After School
    For Kids: When It's Just You in an Emergency
    For Kids: Game Closet

Hunger Helpers for Kids Who Are Home Alone:
    Banana Yogurt Popsicles
    Frozen Yogurt Pops
    Perfect Peachy Freeze
    Perfect Pineapple Pops
    Pizza Pocket
    Trail Mix
    Wiggly Fruit Squares
    Yogurt on the Go