Supporting Our First Responders & Helping Children Understand the Important Role They Play In Our Communities
From hurricanes to forest fires, when disaster strikes it’s the First Responders who take action and help. It’s easy for adults to recognize the brave work these men and women do, but it can be confusing and scary for kids. Momtrends.com Editorial Director Lauren Barth provided us with some great tips on how to educate children about our communities’ emergency professionals.
She talked about:
- Helping children recognize who First Responders are & what they do
- Using the power of play to engage kids on First Responders’ impact
- Educating kids on how & when to contact local emergency services
- How to support First Responders on a local and national level